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Reactions As Lady Says Fulani Herdsmen Used Their Cows To Graze On Her Cassava Farm

A Nigerian lady has left many people talking on Twitter after she disclosed what Fulani herdsmen did to her farm land. This Nigerian lady whose username is "Brown Shugar" said that she experienced what Fulani herdsmen have been doing to farmers in the sense that they used their cows to graze on her cassava farm land.

Besides, she said that all the money she invested in this cassava farming are all gone because the Fulani herdsmen used their cows to eat every cassava on the farm; not even a stem was left behind.However, she asked, "is this the agriculture the government told us to embrace?"

She said that she went to her farm land together with some labourers but upon getting there, she met the Fulani herdsmen using their cows to graze on her farm land so she had to leave the farm together with the labourers. Similarly, the incident happened in Ishi Agu Village in Awka South Local Government area of Anambra State.

A Twitter user whose username is "Punisher" reacted that did father lost over 5 million naira on his farm land in Owede, Ogun State resulting from what the Fulani herdsmen did. He said that the herders destroyed everything on the farm land 2 years ago and nothing happened when he reported the case but rather, he was threatened. He said that his father developed high blood pressure due to the incident.

Another user whose username is "Eseosa" reacted that she has an uncle in village who has not been able to work on his farm over a year because of the herdsmen and farming is his means of livelihood. See the reactions below.

The victim, "Brown Shugar" said that she will not engage in farming till further notice. Feel free to drop your views concerning this scenario in the comment section.

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