Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, on Friday, appealed to Nigerians to recognise the rights of individuals and live together peacefully.
Mohammed spoke while featuring on TVC’s ‘This Morning’ programme
He said the government was using back channels to solve herdsmen crisis with a view to restoring peace, especially in the South-West zone of Nigeria.
Oyo and Ondo states have been in the eye of the storm lately over security challenges and the moves to check the activities of killer herdsmen.
A popular Yoruba rights activist, Sunday Adeyemo, well known as Sunday Igboho, had issued a seven-day notice to quit to herdsmen accused of crimes in the Ibarapa area of Oyo and enforced same. The activist had also confronted some Fulani herdsmen in parts of Ogun State.