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Senator asks Buhari to declare state of emergency in Zamfara, says bandits killed 3,000 residents in 2 years

Senator asks Buhari to declare state of emergency in Zamfara, says bandits killed 3,000 residents in 2 years

Senator asks Buhari to declare state of emergency in Zamfara, says bandits killed 3,000 residents in 2 years
Killings: Buhari orders military operation for Zamfara, Kaduna

Killings: Buhari orders military operation for Zamfara, Kaduna

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.

Killings: Buhari orders military operation for Zamfara, Kaduna
Police arrest suspected notorious bandit terrorising Zamfara

Police arrest suspected notorious bandit terrorising Zamfara

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.

Police arrest suspected notorious bandit terrorising Zamfara
Wani Shahararren 'Dan Fashi da makami ya shiga hannu a Arewacin Najeriya

Wani Shahararren 'Dan Fashi da makami ya shiga hannu a Arewacin Najeriya

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.

Wani Shahararren 'Dan Fashi da makami ya shiga hannu a Arewacin Najeriya
Ta kashe mijinta saboda yace zai yi mata kishiya

Ta kashe mijinta saboda yace zai yi mata kishiya

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...

Ta kashe mijinta saboda yace zai yi mata kishiya
Plateau killings is totally unacceptable - Nigerian governors

Plateau killings is totally unacceptable - Nigerian governors

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.

Plateau killings is totally unacceptable - Nigerian governors
Inna Lillahi wa Inna Ilaihi rajiun: Kananan Yara 500 sun mutu a Zamfara

Inna Lillahi wa Inna Ilaihi rajiun: Kananan Yara 500 sun mutu a Zamfara

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

Inna Lillahi wa Inna Ilaihi rajiun: Kananan Yara 500 sun mutu a Zamfara
Excitement as Nigerian Army nabs 3 alleged informants for attackers in Zamfara (photos)

Excitement as Nigerian Army nabs 3 alleged informants for attackers in Zamfara (photos)

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.

Excitement as Nigerian Army nabs 3 alleged informants for attackers in Zamfara (photos)
Zamfara: 500 children died of lead poisoning in 2010

Zamfara: 500 children died of lead poisoning in 2010

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.

Zamfara: 500 children died of lead poisoning in 2010
President Buhari moves to end Zamfara killings, orders massive transfer of police personnel

President Buhari moves to end Zamfara killings, orders massive transfer of police personnel

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.

President Buhari moves to end Zamfara killings, orders massive transfer of police personnel
Sojoji sun samu wata gagarumar nasara akan yan bindiga a jihar Zamfara

Sojoji sun samu wata gagarumar nasara akan yan bindiga a jihar Zamfara

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....”

Sojoji sun samu wata gagarumar nasara akan yan bindiga a jihar Zamfara
Boko Haram strikes again in Konduga as Nigerian Army kills 20 bandits, arrests 3

Boko Haram strikes again in Konduga as Nigerian Army kills 20 bandits, arrests 3

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.

Boko Haram strikes again in Konduga as Nigerian Army kills 20 bandits, arrests 3
APC governor demands public apology from minister who criticized his leadership style

APC governor demands public apology from minister who criticized his leadership style

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.

APC governor demands public apology from minister who criticized his leadership style
National convention: Protests as security prevents APC faction from entering Eagles Square

National convention: Protests as security prevents APC faction from entering Eagles Square

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.

National convention: Protests as security prevents APC faction from entering Eagles Square
Senator Marafa reacts to Federal Government's bashing of APC governor

Senator Marafa reacts to Federal Government's bashing of APC governor

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.

Senator Marafa reacts to Federal Government's bashing of APC governor
FG blows hot over insecurity in northern state, accuses governor of poor governance, abdication of duty

FG blows hot over insecurity in northern state, accuses governor of poor governance, abdication of duty

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.

FG blows hot over insecurity in northern state, accuses governor of poor governance, abdication of duty
Nigerian Air Force rescues 3 kidnap victims in Zamfara

Nigerian Air Force rescues 3 kidnap victims in Zamfara

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.

Nigerian Air Force rescues 3 kidnap victims in Zamfara
You are not elected by the people of Kaduna or Enugu - Emir calls out Nigerian governor over unnecessary trips

You are not elected by the people of Kaduna or Enugu - Emir calls out Nigerian governor over unnecessary trips

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.

You are not elected by the people of Kaduna or Enugu - Emir calls out Nigerian governor over unnecessary trips
Killings, kidnappings in Zamfara and Kaduna has reached a hopeless level - APC senator raises alarm

Killings, kidnappings in Zamfara and Kaduna has reached a hopeless level - APC senator raises alarm

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.

Killings, kidnappings in Zamfara and Kaduna has reached a hopeless level - APC senator raises alarm
Just in: After Shehu Sani, another senator declares for Zamfara governorship ahead of 2019

Just in: After Shehu Sani, another senator declares for Zamfara governorship ahead of 2019

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.

Just in: After Shehu Sani, another senator declares for Zamfara governorship ahead of 2019
A day after ‘resigning’ as chief security officer of Zamfara, Governor Yari gives new directive

A day after ‘resigning’ as chief security officer of Zamfara, Governor Yari gives new directive

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.

A day after ‘resigning’ as chief security officer of Zamfara, Governor Yari gives new directive
2019: Wani Sanata ya wasa wukarsa don kwace kujerar gwamnan jihar Zamfara

2019: Wani Sanata ya wasa wukarsa don kwace kujerar gwamnan jihar Zamfara

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.

2019: Wani Sanata ya wasa wukarsa don kwace kujerar gwamnan jihar Zamfara
Air Force deploys 2 helicopters to Zamfara to combat terrorism

Air Force deploys 2 helicopters to Zamfara to combat terrorism

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.

Air Force deploys 2 helicopters to Zamfara to combat terrorism
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