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President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the establishment of Operation Whirl Stroke 2 to checkmate the situation in Zamfara and Kaduna states following the continued killings of innocent citizens by armed bandits.
The Zamfara state police command in a statement by its PRO in Gusau on Saturday, June 30, said it has arrested a suspected notorious bandit (name withheld) in Gurusu town in Bukkuyum local government area of the state.
Hukumar'yan sanda ta samu nasarar cafke wannan shu'umin mutum tare da hadi gwiwar reshen ta na garin Anka, inda ta gudanar da wani sintiri tare da ran-gadi har na tsawon sa'o'i hudu da har sai da hakar ta ta cimma ruwa.
Wata mata wacce aka bayyana sunanta da Salamatu Shehu ta yi sanadiyyar kashe mijinta a kauyen Rafin Gero dake karamar hukumar Anka a jihar Zamfara. Kisan ya samo asali ne bayan fada ya rincabe a tsakanin mata da mijin, bayan da...
The Nigerian Governors’ Forum (NGF) has condemned the recent killings in Plateau and describing it as “totally unacceptable”. Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara and Chairman of the Forum made the remark on Friday, June 29.
NAIJ.com ta ruwaito Yari ya samu wakilcin sakataren gwamnatin jihar Zamfara, Farfesa Abdullai Shikafe, inda yace yawancin yaran da mutuwar ta shafa yan kasa da shekara biyar ne, yayin da wadanda suka sha kuwa suna fama da matsalar
The Nigerian Army late Tuesday, June 27, announced that its troops deployed at Magam town, on June 25, arrested three suspected informants who reportedly work closely with armed bandits in Gobirawa Fulani village, Zamfara state.
Lead poisoning is reported to have been responsible for the death of over 500 children in Zamfara state. Zamfara state governor also disclosed that the 500 children died in eight villages in 2010, as against 400 reported.
President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered massive transfer of police personnel in Zamfara state as part of deliberate measures to address cases of armed banditry in the state. The president disclosed this in Abuja on Monday, June 25.
Kaakaki Muhammadu ya cigaba da fadin: ‘Mun gano makamai da suka hada da bindigar AK47 guda hudu, wayar salula kirar Motorola, alburusai, bindigun toka da wasu wayoyin hannu guda uku da na’aurar caja wayoyi....”
The Nigerian Army has announced that troops of 1 Division taking part in ongoing Operation IDON RAINI Corridor II killed 20 armed bandits during a raid on their hideouts in the general area of Jambrini village in Maru local govt.
Zamfara governor Abdulaziz Yari has lashed out at interior minister Abdulrahman Dambazau for condemning his resignation as the chief security officer of his state and demanded a public apology for criticism of his leadership.
Addressing journalists outside the venue, Muhammad Bello Bakyasuwa, state publicity secretary of the Senator Kabir Garba Marafa faction of the party in the state, insisted that they are the legitimate APC faction in Zamfara.
Chairman of Senate joint committees on petroleum resources, Senator Kabir Marafa has said that the Federal Government has vindicated him on the failure of Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara to stop banditry in the state.
The federal government has accused Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara state, of poor governance. Minister of Defense, Abdulrahman Dambazzau accused Yari of abdicating his responsibility as the chief security officer of his state.
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF), said it has, through its 207 Quick Response Group (QRG) in Gusau, successfully rescued three kidnap victims that had been held captive for weeks in Zurmi local government area in Zamfara.
Governor Abdul-Aziz Yari has been urged to stop unnecessary trips out of the state by the chairman of Zamfara state Council of Chiefs, and Emir of Zamfaran Anka, Alhaji Attahiru Ahmad. He was told to prioritize his own state.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) senator representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Shehu Sani, said the current mode of operation by security agencies in the area won't yield any result.
Hours after Senator Shehu Sani declared that he would contest against Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna state, his colleague and chairman of joint committees on petroleum resources, Kabir Garba Marafa has announced his ambition.
Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara, on Monday, June 18, reportedly directed the 17 emirs in the state currently facing attacks to immediately commence the filing of detailed reports on the security situation in their domains.
Majiyar NAIJ.com ta ruwaito Marafa ya bayyana haka ne a yayin wata ziyara da shuwagabannin jam’iyyar APC na jihar Zamfara suka kai masa a gidansa dake garin Yandoton-Daji dake cikin karamar hukumar Tsafe don murnan bikin Sallah.
The Nigeria Air force has deployed two helicopters to 207 Quick Response Group Air Force Base in Zamfara state to combat terrorism and beef up security. This is aimed at fighting terrorism in the Zamfara state by the FG.
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