Latest Stories in Zamfara

 

Air Force strikes terrorists’ den in northern Borno

Comments

By Joseph Erunke THE Nigerian Air Force, NAF, said yesterday that its latest strike against terrorists in Abaganaram area of northern Borno State “substantially degraded their...

Sun Jun 2nd, 2019     Read More →

Edo APC: Beware of the Zamfara Template

Comments

Tonnie Iredia The next governorship election in Edo state is well over one year away, yet the state is already in the electioneering mood as different groups are strategizing to grab political...

Sun Jun 2nd, 2019     Read More →

Govs Forum cash: Appeal Court okays final forfeiture of N1.4bn Paris Club refund to FG

Comments

…dismisses consultant’s claim for lack of merit By Soni Daniel The Court of Appeal in Lagos on Friday okayed the request of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission for the final...

Sat Jun 1st, 2019     Read More →

Senate Presidency, Speakership: APC lawmakers move against party

Comments

By Emman Ovuakporie Saturday Vanguard has reliably gathered that some All Progressives Congress, APC, Senators, and members of the House Representatives have concluded plans to work against the...

Sat Jun 1st, 2019     Read More →

How the North became a killing field

Comments

By Tony Eluemunor It is amazing the amount of acrimonious, malicious and vindictive argument that came in the wake of former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s outcry that Islamic...

Sat Jun 1st, 2019     Read More →

How will Buhari manage the coming APC conflicts?

Comments

At the onset of the first term of the Muhammadu Buhari civilian dispensation four years ago, the inclination was to blame the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP which held the reins of the country in...

Sat Jun 1st, 2019     Read More →

Don’t commit suicide over supreme court’s judgement on Zamfara, Rivers, Frank advises Sagay

Comments

…Says PACAC Chair Rooting for Anarchy A political activist and former Depyty National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, has advised the Chairman...

Fri May 31st, 2019     Read More →

Just in: Oyo State Govt proscribes NURTW, takes over all motor parks

Comments

The Oyo State Government has proscribed the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) and taken over the control of all motor parks in the state. Makinde EFCC arrests Zamfara SSG’s...

Fri May 31st, 2019     Read More →

Crocodile tears for Zamfara and a culture of interference

Comments

THE immediate reason why the Supreme Court ruling on Zamfara has sparked a civil war in the All Progressives Congress, APC, is that the decision could further complicate the outcome of the...

Fri May 31st, 2019     Read More →

Senate says economy in danger, as FG spends N11trn on subsidy payment in 6 yrs

Comments

Okays N129bn subsidy payment to 67 oil marketers As senators call for an end to subsidy payment Senate adjourns plenary till June 6 By Henry Umoru The Senate, yesterday, raised the alarm that the...

Fri May 31st, 2019     Read More →

Reps speakership: 195 members-elect sign for Bago

Comments

By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA—The support base of Mohammed Bago, a frontline contender to the speakership of the House of Representatives of the incoming 9th National Assembly may have...

Fri May 31st, 2019     Read More →

Matawallen-Maradun dedicates half of his salary to orphans

Comments

BY NASIR MUHAMMAD GUSAU The Zamfara State Executive Governor, Hon. Dr Muhammad Bello Matawallen-Maradun has dedicated half of his monthly salary to orphans welfare in the state. Dr Muhammad Bello...

Thu May 30th, 2019     Read More →

NACA seeks prevention of new HIV infections

Comments

..Plans 90% viral load reduction by 2020 By Sola Ogundipe & Chioma Obinna The outcome of the preliminary findings of the Nigerian HIV/AIDS Indicator and Impact Survey, NAIIS, has revealed that...

Thu May 30th, 2019     Read More →

Obasanjo, Abubakar, Jonathan absent, as Buhari, Osinbajo take oath of office

Comments

By Johnbosco Agbakwuru & Emmanuel Elebeke ABUJA—THREE former heads of government were absent at yesterday’s swearing-in of President Muhammadu Buhari and his vice, Prof. Yemi...

Thu May 30th, 2019     Read More →

Inauguration : Buhari mum, as govs reel out promises

Comments

•I’ll build a stronger Delta —Okowa •We’ll surpass first term performance in Akwa Ibom — Emmanuel •Umahi assures Ebonyi citizens of improved...

Thu May 30th, 2019     Read More →