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Zamfara govt imposes curfew in Jangebe after violent protest

The state’s commissioner for information, Sulaiman Anka, said the state government imposed the curfew to prevent further breach of peace.

Abductors of the school girls are Hausa, Fulani- Gov Bello Mattawale

They say most of them are Hausa and some of them are Fulani. In fact, they even asked the school children to pray for them. So, they say they are of different entities contrary to the thought that they are all Fulani.

Breaking: Kidnapped Jangebe school girls regains freedom

“I am happy to announce that the girls are free,” Dr. Bello Matawalle told an AFP journalist. “They have just arrived in the government house and are in good health.”

Zamfara bandits I met with are not responsible for the abduction of the schoolgirls – Sheik Gumi

“They are not the ones that abducted the girls. It is a splinter group.”

Gunmen abduct over 300 girls in Zamfara school

“When they came into the school, we thought they were security personnel but to our utmost fear and dismay, they started putting the girls into Hilux vehicles and motorcycles then drove out of the school,” the source said, adding that the bandits were in the school for several hours without any challenge due to absence of the security agents.

Bandits kill 37 in fresh attack on Zamfara community

They came on motorcycles in large numbers and operated for close to 12 hours. They were shooting sporadically, shooting anyone on sight and burning houses.

Soldiers ambushed in Zamfara by unknown bandits, kill One, injure two others

source said the soldiers were on their way to restore peace at Janboko after the gunmen invaded the community

How I rescued 2,000 kidnapped victims without ransom –Gov Matawalle

Since you assumed office as the governor everyone knows that you have restored peace in Katsina State. You have demonstrated restraint in the knowledge and law and part of our manifesto that when it concerns security, party must be put aside; you must save lives first and that was exactly what you did.

Katsina kidnap: Zamfara shuts some schools over fear of attack

“We will not want what happened in Katsina to happen in Zamfara State. All the Principals of the affected schools have been directed to ensure immediate closure of the affected schools,”

By-election: INEC fixes new date for Zamfara supplementary election

“The Commission is considering clustering the affected Polling Units to prevent the disruptions experienced on 5th December 2020. The details will be worked out by the INEC State Office in Gusau after consultation with stakeholders.

Breaking: Two ad-hoc staff missing, INEC declares Zamfara bye-election inconclusive

the PDP candidate, Alhaji Ibrahim Tudu, has scored the total number of 18645 votes, while the APC candidate, Alhaji Bello Dankande Gamji scored 16464 votes

Zamfara Mosque under attack by unknown gunmen, five killed, 18 kidnapped- Police

“The gunmen attacked the mosque (in Zamfara) while the imam was delivering the sermon and took away more than 30 people, including the imam, after shooting dead five worshippers,”

Yari behind my rumoured meeting with Zamfara gov –Marafa

Yari and his followers living in fear, delusion and desperation.’

Flood kills 14, displaces many in Zamfara

14 people have died. I saw them with my eyes and the house. I didn’t count them one on one, but they are up to hundreds.

Army kills suspected bandits, frees kidnapped victims in Zamfara

Preliminary investigation revealed that they are natives of Damari village in Bakura Local Government Area of Zamfara who were earlier kidnapped by suspected bandits in their village”

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Army chief told us not to repel Boko Haram attack – military source

He said the airforce personnel had monitored the movement of the terrorists and informed foot soldiers who ought to tactically combat the attack. He, however, said S. S. Tilawan asked soldiers to retreat, giving the terrorists a smooth operation.

Uzodimma, Ugwuanyi, Umahi, Obiano, Ikpeazu, Ohanaeze in Owerri

the governors in attendance were, Governor of Abia state, Okezuo Ikpeazu, Anambra, Willie Obiano, Enugu, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, Ebonyi, Dave Umahi and the host governor, Hope Uzodimma.

How FG printed N60 billion for States to share — Gov Obaseki reveals

This April, we will go to Abuja and share. By the end of this year, our total borrowings is going to be within N15-N16 trillion. Imagine a family that is just borrowing without any means to pay back and nobody is looking at that, everybody is looking at 2023, everybody is blaming Mr. President as if he is a magician

Rapper Nasty C reveals when he will stop making music

I got over that whole ‘who killed who’ on a song thing like a long time ago … when I was still rapping to prove that I can rap … when it was just about that.