Bill banning open grazing in Lagos State has been signed into law by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu.
Sanwo-Olu agreed to the bill in Lagos House. According to Wale Ajetunmobi, the Governor’s print media aide, the development has occurred.
“Breaking! Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, this afternoon, signs the bill prohibiting open cattle grazing in Lagos into law.”
On Thursday, September 9, 2021, Lagos State House of Assembly passed the bill themed; A bill for a law to Prohibit Open Cattle Grazing In Lagos State, the Trespass of Cattle Land And For Other Connected Purposes.
After Rivers, Ondo, Enugu, and Akwa Ibom, Lagos is the fourth southern state to sign the anti-open grazing bill into law.