Latest Stories in Zamfara

 

In his next life, he’ll respect elders, says man that killed neighbour for insulting father

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By Wole Mosadomi & Joseph Erunke Minna—A 23-year-old, John Joshua, arrested by men of Niger State Police Command for stabbing his neighbour to death, said he carried out the act because...

Wed Jun 19th, 2019     Read More →

Terror attacks: UK Govt warns Britons against travelling to 24 Nigerian states

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…Alerts of possible terror attacks in those states By Anthony Ogbonna The United Kingdom government, Tuesday, warned its citizens in Nigeria against visiting some states in the country over...

Tue Jun 18th, 2019     Read More →

NAF destroys bandits’ Camp in Zamfara

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Abuja – The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says its Air Component of Operation HADARIN DAJI, has degraded a camp and neutralised scores of bandits in air strikes conducted at a location near...

Tue Jun 18th, 2019     Read More →

Ihedioha gives Okorocha one month ultimatum to return government property

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By Chinonso Alozie, Owerri – The Imo state governor, Emeka Ihedioha, has given till end of July, ultimatum to recover all government-owned property especially from his predecessor. Ihedioha...

Tue Jun 18th, 2019     Read More →

AbdulRazaq releases N20m to fix township roads in Ilorin

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By Demola Akinyemi Ilorin—Kwara State Road Maintenance Agency, KWARMA, has begun massive rehabilitation of 10 roads across Ilorin, the state capital, including the long-neglected Offa Garage...

Tue Jun 18th, 2019     Read More →

Crisis hits Kogi APC as 20 gov aspirants move against Yahaya Bello

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By Dirisu Yakubu & Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA- Ahead of the November 16 governorship election in Kogi state, 20 governorship aspirants on the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Monday,...

Tue Jun 18th, 2019     Read More →

KOGI 2019: Making a case for kogi west and Tunde Irukera – Bala Haruna

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By Bala Haruna The race to the gubernatorial elections in Kogi State this year is intense and peculiar for several reasons. Apart from the fact that the incumbent has betrayed the trust of the...

Tue Jun 18th, 2019     Read More →

Crisis hits Kogi APC as 20 governorship aspirants move against Yahaya Bello

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…Demand direct primaries By Dirisu Yakubu & Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA- Ahead of the November 16 governorship election in Kogi state, 20 governorship aspirants on the platform of the All...

Tue Jun 18th, 2019     Read More →

Nigeria’s #1 problem is faulty structure — Col. Itodo (retd)

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Col. Dickson Ahaba Itodo (retd), is a retired colonel and a former Chief Pharmacist of the Nigerian Army who became a gospel preacher because according to him, Jesus Christ physically appeared to...

Tue Jun 18th, 2019     Read More →

Excitement as Samuel Ogbemudia stadium takes shape

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As construction at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium reaches advanced stage with the laying of the canopy cover, residents in Edo State have lauded the Governor Godwin Obaseki-led government for its...

Mon Jun 17th, 2019     Read More →

Sanwo-Olu meets security chiefs, promises to revamp state security architecture

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There will be an overhaul of the security architecture of Lagos State, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has revealed, after an emergency security meeting with chiefs of security agencies on Monday in...

Mon Jun 17th, 2019     Read More →

Zamfara Gov boasts of strategy to defeat insecurity- NYCN

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By Opeyemi Anifowose The National Youth Council Council of Nigeria, NYCN, has said that the governor of Zamfara State, Dr. Bello Matawallen possesses the strategies to end insecurity in the state,...

Mon Jun 17th, 2019     Read More →

Insecurity: Parents now afraid to send children to school — UNICEF

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We’ll deal with marauding herdsmen — Aare Ona Kakanfo-in-Council •New security policy for Lagos coming, says Sanwo-Olu •Efforts to combat menace in place — Ekiti...

Mon Jun 17th, 2019     Read More →

We‘ll bring an end to banditry, insecurity in Zamfara — SSG

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By Nasir Muhammad Gusau—Secretary to the Government of Zamfara State, SSG, Alhaji Bala Maru, has reiterated the state government’s determination to bring an end to banditry and...

Mon Jun 17th, 2019     Read More →

Banditry: Zamfara gov to meet with security experts in Dubai

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Gusau – As more rural communities in Zamfara come under heavy attacks by bandits, Gov Muhammad Bello is to meet with security experts in Dubai, UAE, to discuss ways of tackling the...

Sun Jun 16th, 2019     Read More →