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Police arrest notorious criminal in Zamfara

Police arrest notorious criminal in Zamfara

Police arrest notorious criminal in Zamfara
Danjuma only re-echoed section 33 of the constitution on self-defence - Elder statesman Nwabueze declares support

Danjuma only re-echoed section 33 of the constitution on self-defence - Elder statesman Nwabueze declares support

A top Nigerian elderstatesman, Professor Ben Nwabueze, has declared his support for the call by former Defence minister, General Theophilus Danjuma (rtd) on Nigerians to defend themselves against killer herdsmen.

Danjuma only re-echoed section 33 of the constitution on self-defence - Elder statesman Nwabueze declares support
BREAKING: Nigerian Air Force deploys special forces to Zamfara state (photos)

BREAKING: Nigerian Air Force deploys special forces to Zamfara state (photos)

NAIJ.com gathered that the special forces, who were trained in asymmetric warfare, were airlifted from Kaduna state with the NAF C-130 Hercules aircraft to complement the efforts of other security forces on ground in the state.

BREAKING: Nigerian Air Force deploys special forces to Zamfara state (photos)
Zamfara killings: Islamic leader calls for peace, reconciliation summit

Zamfara killings: Islamic leader calls for peace, reconciliation summit

A leader of the Izalatul Bid’ah Ma’lkamatus Sunnah, Yakubu Musa, has made a desperate call for a peace and reconciliation summit to address incessant killings in Zamfara. Musa made the call on Tuesday, April 3.

Zamfara killings: Islamic leader calls for peace, reconciliation summit
I have lost confidence in the ability of security agencies to protect my people - Emir of Anka declares

I have lost confidence in the ability of security agencies to protect my people - Emir of Anka declares

The Emir of Anka in Zamfara, Alhaji Attahiru Ahmad, has threatened to seek the intervention of the United Nations to end the protracted attacks on his domain by gunmen and insurgents. He made this known on Friday, March 30.

I have lost confidence in the ability of security agencies to protect my people - Emir of Anka declares
Kashe-Kashe: Gwamnan Zamfara ya ba da umurnin harbe duk wanda aka gani da makami

Kashe-Kashe: Gwamnan Zamfara ya ba da umurnin harbe duk wanda aka gani da makami

Gwamnan jihar Zamfara dake a shiyyar Arewa maso yammacin kasar Alhaji Abdulaziz Yari ya bayar da umurni ga jami'an tsaron kasar musamman ma wadanda suke a jihar sa inda ake ta kashe-kashe cewar su harbe dukkan wani farar hula da

Kashe-Kashe: Gwamnan Zamfara ya ba da umurnin harbe duk wanda aka gani da makami
Kisan Zamfara: Cikin kuka, Sarkin Anka ya nemi taimakon majalisar dinkin duniya, tarayyar Afrika

Kisan Zamfara: Cikin kuka, Sarkin Anka ya nemi taimakon majalisar dinkin duniya, tarayyar Afrika

A cikin wani yanayi mai cike da ban tausayi mai kama da shasshekar kuka, Sarkin masarautar Anka ta jihar Zamfara Alhaji Attahiru Muhammad Ahmad ya yi kira ga majalisar dinkin duniya da tarayyar turai da su kawo wa jama'ar sa agaji

Kisan Zamfara: Cikin kuka, Sarkin Anka ya nemi taimakon majalisar dinkin duniya, tarayyar Afrika
Marafa calls for state of emergency in Zamfara, wants governor removed over killings

Marafa calls for state of emergency in Zamfara, wants governor removed over killings

Senator Kabiru Marafa advised that the former president Olusegun Obasanjo's approach for Plateau state in 2004 which led to the suspension of the then governor, Joshua Dariye, should be employed in Zamfara state.

Marafa calls for state of emergency in Zamfara, wants governor removed over killings
Bandits' attack: Over 30 men buried amidst tears in Zamfara

Bandits' attack: Over 30 men buried amidst tears in Zamfara

More than 30 persons were on March 29, buried in Bawan Daji village of Anka Local Government Area of Zamfara, following an attack on the village. The bandits had earlier threatened that there would be no farming in the area.

Bandits' attack: Over 30 men buried amidst tears in Zamfara
Ka kaddamar da dokar ta ɓaci a Zamfara, ka tsige gwamna Yari – Sanata Marafa ga Buhari

Ka kaddamar da dokar ta ɓaci a Zamfara, ka tsige gwamna Yari – Sanata Marafa ga Buhari

Majiyar NAIJ.com ta ruwaito Sanatan ya cigaba da cewa kwatankwacin haka ne ya sanya Obasanjo a shekarar 2004 ya kaddamar da dokar ta baci a jihar Filato, tare da tsige gwamnan jihar na wannan lokaci, Joshua Dariye.

Ka kaddamar da dokar ta ɓaci a Zamfara, ka tsige gwamna Yari – Sanata Marafa ga Buhari
Nigerian Senate mourns as several people reportedly die in attack on herders in Zamfara

Nigerian Senate mourns as several people reportedly die in attack on herders in Zamfara

Nigerian Senate has mourned the killings of herdsmen who were allegedly killed by gunmen in Zamfara state on Wednesday, March 28. The Senate also decided to observe a minute silence to honour the victims of the deadly attack.

Nigerian Senate mourns as several people reportedly die in attack on herders in Zamfara
Kuma dai: Cikin awanni 24 Yan bindiga sun kai hari wani kauye sau biyu, sun kashe 25

Kuma dai: Cikin awanni 24 Yan bindiga sun kai hari wani kauye sau biyu, sun kashe 25

Bayan wasu awanni kadan suka sake komawa kauyen na Bawardaji, da safiyar ranar Laraba 28 ga watan Maris, inda suka kashe mutane 12 a wani harbin mai kan uwa da wabi da suka yi, a daidai lokacin da ake gudanar da jana’izar mamatan

Kuma dai: Cikin awanni 24 Yan bindiga sun kai hari wani kauye sau biyu, sun kashe 25
Breaking: Buhari tours states affected by violence with a visit to Zamfara state

Breaking: Buhari tours states affected by violence with a visit to Zamfara state

President Buhari on Thursday, March 22, continued his tour of states affected by violence with a visit to Zamfara state. President Buhari expected to hold a town hall meeting with community leaders and other major stakeholders.

Breaking: Buhari tours states affected by violence with a visit to Zamfara state
Wasu Yan bindiga guda 300 sun tashi kauyuka a jihar Zamfara

Wasu Yan bindiga guda 300 sun tashi kauyuka a jihar Zamfara

Marafa yace dukkaninsu dauke da bindiga kirar AK 47, sun dira kauykan ne da misalin karfe 4:30 na ranar Lahadi, inda suka kwashi tsawon lokaci suna tafka ta’asa iri iri, tare da aikata ma jama’an kauyukan aika aika daban daban.

Wasu Yan bindiga guda 300 sun tashi kauyuka a jihar Zamfara
Frustrated businessman threatens to take his life if governor of Zamfara doesn't step down, says he failed him (photos)

Frustrated businessman threatens to take his life if governor of Zamfara doesn't step down, says he failed him (photos)

Residents of Tukuntawa in Kumbotso local government area, Kano state have suffered a shocking incident in the early hours of Friday, March 16, after a frustrated businessman threatened to take his own life. Read on NAIJ.

Frustrated businessman threatens to take his life if governor of Zamfara doesn't step down, says he failed him (photos)
Me ka sani game Dogo Gide, mutumin da ya hallaka Buharin Daji?

Me ka sani game Dogo Gide, mutumin da ya hallaka Buharin Daji?

Kamar yadda rahotannin suka tabbatar, Buhari Daji ne ya aika yaransa suka sato shanun surukan Dogo, inda ma suka kashe mutum biyu, wannan ne ya harzuka Dogo, inda ya nemi Buharin ya bashi shanunsa, shi kuma yaki, yace tuni ma ya r

Me ka sani game Dogo Gide, mutumin da ya hallaka Buharin Daji?
Manyan Ayyuka 240: Gwamnati na neman Tiriliyan shida domin aiwatar dasu

Manyan Ayyuka 240: Gwamnati na neman Tiriliyan shida domin aiwatar dasu

An bayyana hakan a Birnin Tarayya a jiya, lokacin da shugaba Muhammadu Buhari ya kaddamar da dakin taro na Farfado da Tattalin Arzikin kasa,wanda akayi don cigaban ayyuka da cigaban albarkatun kasa na gida, da kuma samar da aiki

Manyan Ayyuka 240: Gwamnati na neman Tiriliyan shida domin aiwatar dasu
ASUP drags Zamfara poly rector to EFCC over alleged N3bn looted fund

ASUP drags Zamfara poly rector to EFCC over alleged N3bn looted fund

The ASUP chapter of the Federal Polytechnic Kaura Namoda, Zamfara, has alleged that the rector of the institution Engr Abubakar Ahmad Luggard who is currently on compulsory leave diverted funds to the tune of N3bn.

ASUP drags Zamfara poly rector to EFCC over alleged N3bn looted fund
Another massacre averted as police foil fresh gunmen attack in Zamfara, arrest one

Another massacre averted as police foil fresh gunmen attack in Zamfara, arrest one

The Police in Zamfara said it averted an attempt by unknown gunmen to attack Wuya Community in Anka Local Government Area of the northern state on Saturday, March 3 and arrested one suspect who had an AK-47 and ammunition.

Another massacre averted as police foil fresh gunmen attack in Zamfara, arrest one
Zamfara government appoints Dan Ali as new Emir of Birnin Magaji

Zamfara government appoints Dan Ali as new Emir of Birnin Magaji

Following the death of the Emir of Birnin Magaji, Alhaji Ahmad Umar Usman, on Wednesday, February 28, Zamfara state government has approved the appointment of Alhaji Hussaini Dan Ali as the new emir with immediate effect.

Zamfara government appoints Dan Ali as new Emir of Birnin Magaji
DSS releases detailed list of arrested top kidnappers and criminals in Nigeria

DSS releases detailed list of arrested top kidnappers and criminals in Nigeria

The Department of State Services (DSS), has given out the names of notorious and wanted criminals arrested in different parts of Nigeria in joint operations with related security bodies to eradicate terrorism in the country.

DSS releases detailed list of arrested top kidnappers and criminals in Nigeria
Over 3,000 bandits surrender in Zamfara

Over 3,000 bandits surrender in Zamfara

No fewer than 3,000 repentant bandits have surrendered their arms following the peace and dialogue committee initiated by Zamfara State Government, the Deputy Governor, Malam Ibrahim Wakkala has disclosed to newsmen.

Over 3,000 bandits surrender in Zamfara
Zamfara killings: Governor Yari reportedly disburses over N200 million to deceased families

Zamfara killings: Governor Yari reportedly disburses over N200 million to deceased families

The Zamfara state government has disbursed over N200 million to families of victims of the recent gunmen attacks in some communities of the state, adding that efforts are ongoing to address the security challenges in the state.

Zamfara killings: Governor Yari reportedly disburses over N200 million to deceased families
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