We Don’t Have Land For Cattle Colonies – Reps Katung
The House of Representatives member, representing Zangon Kataf/Jaba federal constituency, Barr. Sunday Marshall Katung has rejected any attempt to establish cattle colonies in Southern Kaduna.
He said, in a statement that the people of his constituency and the entire Southern Kaduna people have since rejected any plot by the state government to donate any of its ancestral land to an individual or group to undertake a private business.
“Let me use this medium to inform the Federal and Kaduna state government that my constituents and the entire people of Southern Kaduna have rejected the idea of establishing cattle colony in our area.
“We are of the firm belief that cattle rearing is a private business, just like poultry, fishery and piggery business,” he said.
According to him, “having consulted with my constituents, whom I represent, we are of the opinion that confiscating land for cattle colony is not in tandem with the Land Use Act which posits that government can only…