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Southern Africa cattle population growth decreasing due to drought

A report on livestock production trends in SADC member states revealed Wednesday that Southern Africa's cattle population growth rate has been decreasing since 2014. ...
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Botswana loses 300,000 cattle to straying, theft between 2015 and 2017

Escalating incidents of straying and subsequent theft have reduced the cattle population by at least 300,000 in Botswana, the southern African country's statistical agency...
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Cattle raid in South Sudan lives 42 People Killed

At least 42 people had been killed and over 78 others wounded in South Sudan's Bieh State after armed men attacked cattle Keepers in...
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Cattle farmers demand for grazing reserves

The Ghana National Association of Cattle Farmers (GNACAF) says the solution to the incessant crop farmers and herdsmen clash is the demarcation of cattle...
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Roadmap To Combat Animal-Human TB Transmission Launched

The first-ever roadmap to combat animal tuberculosis (bovine TB) and its transmission to humans, built on a 'One Health Approach,' addresses health risks across...
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Tanzanian government impounds over 6,000 cattle from Uganda

The Tanzanian government has impounded 6,648 heads of cattle from Uganda, a senior minister said on Thursday. Luhaga Mpina, the east African nation's Minister for...
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Tanzania launches crackdown on cattle from neighboring countries

Tanzania on Tuesday launched a 15-day nationwide crackdown on cattle from neighboring countries entering the east African nation's pastures. Minister for Livestock and Fisheries Luhaga...
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Rivalry Between Men, Vehicles, Cattle Must Stop

There are lots of benefits in animal rearing, particularly the raising of poultry, sheep and cattle. Those breeding animals speak of good financial returns...
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UNIFSA returns stolen cattle to rightful owners

In its continuing efforts to support peace and security in the Abyei area, the United Nations Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA) recovered and...

Cattle farmers in rural Uganda battle drug resistant ticks

Tom Muzoora gave up his profession in the city and returned to a village in western Uganda to pursue his passion: cattle rearing. Muzoora takes...

Tanzania mulls revamping cattle farming to increase exports

William Ole Nasha, Deputy Minister for Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries, said though the country has 25.8 million cattle, second only to Ethiopia in Africa,...

N/R: Three cattle rustlers apprehended in Voggu

Three suspected criminals are in the grips of the Northern Regional Police Command for cattle raiding at Voggu in the Kumbungu district of...
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South Sudanese wrestlers gives protection to cattle

The tribes of South Sudan have fought over pasture and raided each other's cattle for years. So, families send their strongest men to the cattle...

We Dont Need Security Task Force In Agogo – Disgruntled Youth

The association insists that the deployment of the security officers has not in any way stopped the alien herdsmen and their cattle from terrorizing...

Villagers relocate livestock as drought hits hard on Zimbabwe

by Tichaona Chifamba Only the more resilient goats were left behind in his homestead in rural Midlands province....
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Reasons for taboo against eating cattle

In Hinduism, the cow is a symbol of wealth, strength, abundance, selfless giving and a full Earthly life Due to the multiple benefits from cattle,...
2014 Central Regional Best Framer, Mr. Robert Crentsil

Central region best farmer appeals for more motivating awards

The 2014 Central Regional Best Framer, Mr. Robert Crentsil has called for a more deserving award to selected best farmers in the future. Speaking...
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West Africa Trade Hub pumps US$62.5 million into local investments

The West Africa Trade Hub (WATH), as part of an aggressive drive to boost export trade in the sub-region, has targeted to invest over...

Woman caged over death of Canadian lover

Natasha Bawah, a 40 year old hairdresser, has been arrested by them police for allegedly murdering her Canadian boyfriend. The deceased, identified as Eddiem...
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Fulani herdsmen banned from Adaklu

The chiefs and people of Adaklu-Kodzobi, near Ho, on Tuesday declared Fulani herdsmen ?persona non grata? in the area. ...

Minister tables budget estimates for Fisheries ministry

Minister for Fisheries and Livestock Development, Dr Titus Kamani This was revealed by the Minister for Fisheries and Livestock Development, Dr Titus Kamani, when tabling...

Cattle rustling escalates between Turkana and Pokot in Kenya

The orders usually fall on deaf ears as leaders of the targeted communities always rally behind their ?people? and have the order quashed as...

Kara Cattle Market Chairman Demand For Peace, Good Ranch

The Kara Cattle Market on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway is more than a place to buy and sell cattle. GBUBEMI GOD?S COVENANT SNR reports...

120,000 Cattle Slaugthered In Namibia Due To Drought

Meat producers in Namibia plan to slaughter their animals in huge numbers to avert losing them to the drought, a company has said. The number...

Fanteakwa to get markets for animals

The Fanteakwah District Assembly is to construct markets for selling of cattle, goats and sheep at Ahomahomasu, Dedeso and Ehiamenkyene. This is to support the...

178 farmers arrested and fined over stray cattle

One hundred and seventy-eight farmers were arrested within a week under an operation by Police National Anti-Stocktheft Unit code-named ?No to livestock on the...

PFAG Express Concern About Destruction Of Farms By Herds

The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG), has advocated for the passage of a Cattle Ranching Law to help check the destruction of farms...
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VC appeals to authorities on herdsmen invasion

By ABUCHI IFESINACHI, AWKA The Vice Chancellor of Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, formerly Anambra State University, Igbariam, Prof. Fidelis Okafor has raised concern over the...

Rampaging cattle rustlers attacked 10 villages in Gusau

  At least one woman died after a band of rampaging cattle rustlers attacked 10 villages in Gusau local council of Zamfara State at...

Truck Carrying Cattle and Explosives Intercepted

Amos Dunia in Abuja Following the deployment of more equipment and personnel on ground, the military at the weekend recorded a major success in its...