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SOCIETY

They Pay Me 2,000 Naira To Help Them Convey Kidnap Victims To The Bandit Enclaves - Suspect

A driver is among the five suspects that have been arrested by the Federal Intelligence Investigation Bureau and Special Tactical Squad of the Nigeria Police that were recently sent to Zamfara State.The suspects are said to be responsible for the raising cases of kidnapping and badintry in Niger, Kogi, Kaduna, Katsina as well as in Zamfara State.

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They Pay Me 2,000 Naira To Help Them Convey Kidnap Victims To The Bandit Enclaves - Suspect

POLITICS

Bello Matawalle: I won't Sack Civil Servants As El-Rufai Did (Photo)

Governor of Zamfara State, the person of Bello Matawalle has assured civil workers on Zamfara’s payroll that his administration will not downsize nor slash their salaries at any point.Governor Bello, however, stated this in a statewide broadcast on Wednesday evening, which is the day that is marking the end of this year’s Ramadan fast, ushering in the Eid-el-Fitr Sallah celebration.

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Bello Matawalle: I won't Sack Civil Servants As El-Rufai Did (Photo)

SOCIETY

"We Know Bandit's Whereabouts, Lets Fish Them Out" - IGP Bala

The newly Inspector General of Police, Usman Baba Alkali, yesterday told the press of the whereabouts of bandits in Nigeria and promise to fish them out soon.If you can remember, Zamfara State, villages and other states in the northwest of Nigeria are regularly attacked by bandits.

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JUSTICE

Today's Headlines: Another Prominent Nigerian Dies, "Pray for Nigeria" -Gbajabiamila Tells Muslims

Another Prominent Nigerian Dies A Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP), Abdulqadir Garba Hardo, who was shot by suspected bandits in Kebbi State is dead.DSP Hardo was shot in the leg while leading the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Tactical Squad in a gun duel with armed men at Tsamiya town in Bagudo Local Government of the state.

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Today's Headlines: Another Prominent Nigerian Dies,

MILITARY

"This Is Unacceptable," FFK Reacts To Video Of Soldiers Complaining Of Maltreatment In Zamfara

Former Minister of Aviation in Nigeria, Chief Femi Fani Kayode has reacted to the viral video of Nigeria soldiers lamenting of maltreatment by an army captain in Zamfara State.According to the statement made by FFK on his official and verified Twitter handle, our boys deserve better adding that the situation of the soldiers is unacceptable.

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SOCIETY

Meet CP Hussaini Rabiu, The Newly Appointed Commissioner Of Police In Zamfara State

Hussaini Rabiu was born March 26, 1962, in Niger State, North Central Nigeria.He received his primary & secondary education in Niger State.Hussaini Rabiu obtained a bachelor's degree in education from the University of Sokoto in 1987.He did his one-year national service in the year 1988 in Oyo State, Southwest Nigeria.

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Meet CP Hussaini Rabiu, The Newly Appointed Commissioner Of Police In Zamfara State

EDUCATION

Meet Prof. Obiora Ike, The Newly Appointed Chairman, Governing Council, Plateau State University

Professor Obiora Ike was born in Gusau, Zamfara State, Northern Nigeria.Obiora Ike held degrees in Philosophy, Theology, Economics, Journalism and Political Science.He obtained his doctorate degree in Bonn, Germany, with a specialization in Ethics.He is also a catholic priest who held various positions in churches, society and state within Africa and in Europe.

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Meet Prof. Obiora Ike, The Newly Appointed Chairman, Governing Council, Plateau State University

SOCIETY

Zamfara Residents Protest Over Killing Fruit Seller By A Nigerian Soldier

Shocking reports coming from Gusau, the Zamfara State capital indicate that a reckless Nigerian soldier has allegedly shot and killed a fruit seller identified as Abdulkadir Musa.According to Yusuf Anka—a Zamfara based journalist, Abdulkadir’s only crime was to demand his money after selling watermelon to the soldier who out of anger, shot at him.

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Zamfara Residents Protest Over Killing Fruit Seller By A Nigerian Soldier

CAREER-JOBS

Zamfara State Governor Promised Not To Sack Workers As El-Rufai Did

The governor of Zamfara state, Bello Matawalle has boost the hope of Zamfara state workers, he assured workers on Zamfara’s payroll that his administration will not downsize nor slash their salaries.Governor Bello Matawalle stated this while ushering in the Eid-el-fitr sallah celebration on Wednesday evening.

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Zamfara State Governor Promised Not To Sack Workers As El-Rufai Did

SOCIETY

Nigerian Soldier Who Killed Fruit Seller Over N300 Has Been Declared Wanted

The Nigerian army has reportedly declared its personnel who killed a fruit seller over 300 naira wanted.According to reports gathered by Sahara reporters, The Nigerian army during a press release on Tuesday vowed to bring the soldier who killed a fruit seller to justice, even though it failed to disclose the identity of the soldier.

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Nigerian Soldier Who Killed Fruit Seller Over N300 Has Been Declared Wanted

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Another Popular Pastor Loses Son, Troops Eliminate Boko Haram Members In Kano

1.Zamfara govt confirms release of Bala Afuro Gusau after one month in captivity: The Zamfara State Government has confirmed the release of Alh.Bala Afuro Gusau, the father of a popular businessman in the state, Hon.Sanusi Bala Sarkin Dawaki Maituta.A statement from the state’s Commissioner for Information, Ibrahim Dosara, said Bala, who was abducted a month ago by his kidnappers, was released unharmed on Saturday.

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Today's Headlines: Another Popular Pastor Loses Son, Troops Eliminate Boko Haram Members In Kano

POLITICS

Take a look at the reason why Hadiza Bala Usman was suspended by the President

Hadiza Bala Usman, the suspended Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority, lamented the extent of insecurity and kidnappings under President Muhammadu Buhari's administration in February 2021, citing the kidnappings of pupils in Kagara, Niger State, and Jangebe, Zamfara State, as particularly heinous.

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Take a look at the reason why Hadiza Bala Usman was suspended by the President

RELIGION

Today's Headlines: Christian Group Speaks On Igboho's Attack On Adeboye, Buhari Prays For Unity

PDP Speaks The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has commended Lagos House of Assembly (LAHA) over the suspension of three council chairmen in the state.The PDP Publicity Secretary in the state, Taofik Gani, gave the commendation in a statement issued on Sunday in Lagos.

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Today's Headlines: Christian Group Speaks On Igboho's Attack On Adeboye, Buhari Prays For Unity

MILITARY

Insecurity: Troops Kills Bandit Leaders, 48 Others In Zamfara State

According to The director of army public relations, Brig Gen Mohammed Yerima said troops of the 8 Division operating in Zamfara have reportedly made progress concerning the fight against Insecurity and banditry.He said Soldiers stabilized the North west as they killed 48 armed bandits, including top leaders, in order to facilitate the return of socio-economic activities.

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Insecurity: Troops Kills Bandit Leaders, 48 Others In Zamfara State

SOCIETY

Soldier Allegedly Kills Food Vendor Over Banana

According to report, Abdulkadir Musa who was a food vendor in Gusau, Zamfara State, has been shot dead by a gunman suspected to be a soldier.It was gathered that the food vendor did not allow the assailant to go away with his bunch of bananas without paying.

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Soldier Allegedly Kills Food Vendor Over Banana

MILITARY

Breaking:Troops Of 'Operation Tsare Mutane' Kills 5 Key Bandits' Leaders, 48 Others In Zamfara State

According to latest report on social media, no fewer than 48 bandits have been killed by troops under 'Operation Tsare Mutane' deployed for clearance operations against armed bandits terrorising Zamfara state.It was also gathered that five key leaders of the bandits were also killed in separate gun battles under ‘Operation Mutane’.

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Breaking:Troops Of 'Operation Tsare Mutane' Kills 5 Key Bandits' Leaders, 48 Others In Zamfara State

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: "We Are Investigating IPOB, Oodua Threats -Odumosu, Army Recovers Rifles In Zamfara

Hussain Rabiu Speaks The newly deployed Zamfara State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Hussain Rabiu says he has made a careful study of the peculiar nature of security challenges in the state, noting that banditry, kidnapping, cattle rustling, armed robbery and homicide were most prevalent.Addressing newsmen at the state police command in Gusau, CP Rabiu said he has now commenced a review of existing crime-fighting strategies used in the past for efficiency.

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MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Troops Kill 48 Bandits In Zamfara, Northern Elders Back Impeachment Of Buhari.

Today's headlines: Troops Kill 48 Bandits In Zamfara State, Northern Elders Back Impeachment Of Muhammadu Buhari.1.Troops kill 48 Bandits in Zamfara state.The Nigerian Soldiers says it's troops have killed a total of 48 Bandits operating in Zamfara state across different camps in Maru Local government area.

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Today's Headlines: Troops Kill 48 Bandits In Zamfara, Northern Elders Back Impeachment Of Buhari.

SOCIETY

Bandits release 27 abducted Afaka students.

News coming in from Channels Television indicates that 27 abducted students of the Federal College of Forestry Mechanization, Afaka in Igabi local government area of Kaduna State have been released by their abductors.The victims were said to be released around Kidanda community on Igabi LGA, of the state.

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Bandits release 27 abducted Afaka students.

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: 15 people killed in Guinea gold mine collapse, Ben Bruce Reacts To Insecurity.

Zamfara govt confirms release of Bala Afuro Gusau after one month in captivity.The Daily Post reported that Zamfara State Government has confirmed the release of Alh.Bala Afuro Gusau, who has been abducted a month ago.The Statement says he was released on Saturday as the state Commissioner for Information, Ibrahim Dosara makes it known that he freed unharmed.

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Today's Headlines: 15 people killed in Guinea gold mine collapse, Ben Bruce Reacts To Insecurity.