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How first governor to implement Sharia law in Nigeria allegedly squandered N464m meant for dam - ICPC gives details

How first governor to implement Sharia law in Nigeria allegedly squandered N464m meant for dam - ICPC gives details

How first governor to implement Sharia law in Nigeria allegedly squandered N464m meant for dam - ICPC gives details
2 vehicles carrying arms intercepted by police in Zamfara state

2 vehicles carrying arms intercepted by police in Zamfara state

The Zamfara state police command has intercepted two vehicles carrying arms in different parts of the state, the spokesman of the command, Shehu has said.

2 vehicles carrying arms intercepted by police in Zamfara state
Nigerian soldiers record another success, raid camps in Zamfara forest and make recovery (photos)

Nigerian soldiers record another success, raid camps in Zamfara forest and make recovery (photos)

Troops of 1 Brigade, 1 Division Nigerian army under the Operation Sharan Daji have raided a dreaded forest in Zamfara state where armed bandits hid themselves.

Nigerian soldiers record another success, raid camps in Zamfara forest and make recovery (photos)
FRSC official dead as armed bandits launch attack in Zamfara, soldiers step in (photos)

FRSC official dead as armed bandits launch attack in Zamfara, soldiers step in (photos)

Nigeria soldiers were called into action after suspected armed bandits launched a deadly attack in Tsafe, Tsafe Local Government Area of Zamfara State.

FRSC official dead as armed bandits launch attack in Zamfara, soldiers step in (photos)
Kotun tarayya ta daskarar da asusunan banki guda 20 mallakar gwamnatin Zamfara

Kotun tarayya ta daskarar da asusunan banki guda 20 mallakar gwamnatin Zamfara

Rahotanni sun kawo cewa wata kotun tarayya dake babban birnin tarayya Abuja ta bukaci a daskarar da asusunan banki guda 20 mallakar gwamnatin jihar Zamfara.

Kotun tarayya ta daskarar da asusunan banki guda 20 mallakar gwamnatin Zamfara
Gov Yari allegedly buys brand new BMW X6 SUV, gives N74m to about-to-wed Senator Yerima's son (photos)

Gov Yari allegedly buys brand new BMW X6 SUV, gives N74m to about-to-wed Senator Yerima's son (photos)

Zamfara state governor, Abubakar Yari, has just allegedly bought a BMW X6 SUV for the son of a former governor of the state now Senator, Sani Yerima, Abba.

Gov Yari allegedly buys brand new BMW X6 SUV, gives N74m to about-to-wed Senator Yerima's son (photos)
3 police officers still missing after armed men attack Zamfara state

3 police officers still missing after armed men attack Zamfara state

Zamfara Police Command on Tuesday, September 5 said it had commenced massive search for three policemen who went missing after Monday’s attack on their outpost.

3 police officers still missing after armed men attack Zamfara state
Sallah tragedy: Mother, 5 children, neighbour die in Zamfara

Sallah tragedy: Mother, 5 children, neighbour die in Zamfara

The state's acting governor, Professor Abdullahi Shinkafi, confirmed the incident to a correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday, September 3.

Sallah tragedy: Mother, 5 children, neighbour die in Zamfara
Governor Yari of Zamfara denies presidential ambition

Governor Yari of Zamfara denies presidential ambition

Governor Abdul’aziz Yari of Zamfara, on Thursday, August 24, said he has no presidential ambition and dismissed as fake, trending online media campaign for him.

Governor Yari of Zamfara denies presidential ambition
See what Governor Yari did when he saw accident victims on his way to Sokoto (photos)

See what Governor Yari did when he saw accident victims on his way to Sokoto (photos)

Governor AbdulAziz Yari of Zamfara in a highly commendably gesture stopped his convoy when he came across accident victims on his way from Talata Mafara.

See what Governor Yari did when he saw accident victims on his way to Sokoto (photos)
Abdulaziz Yari and 4 more governors President Buhari respects the most

Abdulaziz Yari and 4 more governors President Buhari respects the most

There are many state governors Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari respects for one reason or the other, but these five governors stood out among the rest.

Abdulaziz Yari and 4 more governors President Buhari respects the most
Secondary school students struggle to write exams on the floor in Zamfara state (photo)

Secondary school students struggle to write exams on the floor in Zamfara state (photo)

Viral photo of students writing exams on the floor in Zamfara is making people question the future of education in Nigeria. Here's the disheartening photo.

Secondary school students struggle to write exams on the floor in Zamfara state (photo)
How the issue of Sharia law threatened to destroy Nigeria - Obasanjo reveals how he averted disaster

How the issue of Sharia law threatened to destroy Nigeria - Obasanjo reveals how he averted disaster

Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has shed light on the issue of Sharia law in Nigeria describing it as one of his biggest challenges during his administration.

How the issue of Sharia law threatened to destroy Nigeria - Obasanjo reveals how he averted disaster
Paris Club refund: Two firms finally lay claim to N2.2bn allegedly diverted by Governor Yari

Paris Club refund: Two firms finally lay claim to N2.2bn allegedly diverted by Governor Yari

Two firms on Wednesday laid claims to N2.2 billion Paris Club refund allegedly said to have been diverted by the Zamfara state governor Abdulaziz Yari.

Paris Club refund: Two firms finally lay claim to N2.2bn allegedly diverted by Governor Yari
Wa'adi: Allah ya yiwa sarkin Tsafe rasuwa

Wa'adi: Allah ya yiwa sarkin Tsafe rasuwa

Rahotanni daga kwamishinan kananan hukomi na jihar Zamfara, Alhaji Muttaka Rini ya bayyana cewa, Allah ya karbi ran sarkin Tsafe wanda wasu kan ce 'Yan doton T

Wa'adi: Allah ya yiwa sarkin Tsafe rasuwa
Emir of Tsafe Alhaji Habibu Aliyu dies at 62

Emir of Tsafe Alhaji Habibu Aliyu dies at 62

Alhaji Aliyu who died on Wednesday, July 26, at the age of sixty two and his remains is expected to be buried in the palace at his hometown of Tsafe at 2pm.

Emir of Tsafe Alhaji Habibu Aliyu dies at 62
Jubilation as Osinbajo flags off irrigation project worth over N150 billion (photos)

Jubilation as Osinbajo flags off irrigation project worth over N150 billion (photos)

Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has flagged off the $495 million (over N150 billion) rehabilitation of 8,000 hectare Bakolori Irrigation Project

Jubilation as Osinbajo flags off irrigation project worth over N150 billion (photos)
BREAKING: Jubilation in Zamfara state as Acting President Yemi Osinbajo arrives

BREAKING: Jubilation in Zamfara state as Acting President Yemi Osinbajo arrives

The acting president of Nigeria, Professor Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday, July 18, arrived Zamfara state to commission a number of projects by the state government.

BREAKING: Jubilation in Zamfara state as Acting President Yemi Osinbajo arrives
Two governors receive Osinbajo in Sokoto as dignitaries await his arrival in Zamfara (photos)

Two governors receive Osinbajo in Sokoto as dignitaries await his arrival in Zamfara (photos)

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday, July 18, arrived Sokoto airport on his way to Zamfara for a one day working visit. He was received by Tambuwal

Two governors receive Osinbajo in Sokoto as dignitaries await his arrival in Zamfara (photos)
Nigerian Senator boasts of his wealth, says I am richer than Dangote

Nigerian Senator boasts of his wealth, says I am richer than Dangote

Senator Kabiru Garba Marafa (APC Zamfara Central) who is boasting of his weath has said that he is richer than Aliko Dangote, the Africa’s richest man.

Nigerian Senator boasts of his wealth, says I am richer than Dangote
JUST IN: Osinbajo to visit APC governor indicted by EFCC for alleged corruption

JUST IN: Osinbajo to visit APC governor indicted by EFCC for alleged corruption

All is now set in Zamfara state and Governor Abdulaziz Yari to receive Acting President Professor Yemi Osinbajo on a one-day official visit on Tuesday, July 18.

JUST IN: Osinbajo to visit APC governor indicted by EFCC for alleged corruption
How Governor Abdulaziz Yari allegedly bought $1m US mansion

How Governor Abdulaziz Yari allegedly bought $1m US mansion

Some Foreign bank accounts and $1m US mansion allegedly owned by Zamfara state governor, Abudal’aziz Abubakar Yari has been exposed after two years in office.

How Governor Abdulaziz Yari allegedly bought $1m US mansion
Help! My party members have hijacked EFCC - Governor Yari declares

Help! My party members have hijacked EFCC - Governor Yari declares

Yari said the governors who caused the rift between Jonathan and the NGF were those who went to the former president with information meant to cause problems.

Help! My party members have hijacked EFCC - Governor Yari declares
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