Ex-president, Olusegun Obasanjo has expressed support for Governor Samuel ortom’s Anti-Open grazing law.
OBJ arrived in Markurdi, Benue state on Saturday in solidarity with the people over the incessant killings going on between Fulani herdsmen and farmers in the state.
Speaking at the graveside of the 73 people killed by Fulani Herdsmen on January 1st, 2018, Obasanjo condemned the killings, describing it as ‘senseless’.
He advised Ortom not to give up on the anti-open grazing law adding that the governor must work with the people and stakeholders that had the interest of the state and nation at heart.
The former leader also laid a wreath at the tomb of the victims and paid last respects.