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 ICC Note:  The Christian Association in Nigeria (CAN) has taken several measures to help Christians who continue to be persecuted and affected by Fulani militants. The organization not only has worked in raising awareness about this issue, but they have also advocated for the protection of Christians in Nigeria.

7/20/2018 Nigeria (Daily Post) –  Imo State chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, yesterday, kicked against any plan to establish ranching in the state.

Reacting to reports that Imo State House of Assembly had concluded plans to pass a bill into law for the establishment of ranching in the state, the association, in a statement by its Secretary, Rev Eches Divine Eches, said a lawmaker in the House, who wanted to use the bill to attract favour, was behind the bill.

He said, “It has come to our notice that a member of the Imo State House of Assembly sponsored a grazing bill and for the establishment of ranching. This is a very important issue to Ndi Imo.

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