The Peoples Democratic Party has suspended its governorship campaign in Zamfara state following fresh attacks on communities by bandits in the state.
The Zamfara State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress has released names of members of its campaign committees, ahead of the February 16 and March 2, 2019 general elections.
Alhaji Lawal Liman, chairman of Zamfara chapter of the All Progressives Congress, has commended the judgment of the State High Court 3, Gusau, which upheld the primaries it conducted for the various elective positions in the state.
The Zamfara State Police Command has foiled planned attacks on some communities in the state and arrested a notorious gunrunner suspected to be supplying arms to bandits and other criminals.
The Deputy Governor of Zamfara State, Malam Ibrahim Wakkala, says his Governor, Abdul’Aziz Yari, has sidelined him.
Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara State has blamed the continued killings in the state on informants who support the bandits and kidnappers.
Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara State has thrown his weight behind the call on President Muhammadu Buhari to declare a state of emergency on the state.
The Federal Government says the persistent attacks on residents of Zamfara State by bandits will affect food security in the country.
The Zamfara State Police Command has confirmed the killing of five persons in Gidan Halilu village in Birnin-Magaji Local Government Area of the state.
The Zamfara chapter of the Animals Transporters Association has called on the State Government to close markets in the state where rustled animals are sold.
The Zamfara State Government has directed animal sellers to take pictures with their animals to confirm that they are the real owners.
Senator Saidu Dansadau, Governoship candidate of the National Rescue Movement for Zamfara, on Sunday launched his campaign with a promise to rescue the state from insecurity.
A five-man panel of the Court of Appeal sitting in Sokoto and presided over by Justice Hannatu Sankey has sentenced the Chairman of the Zamfara State Universal Basic Education Board, Murtala Adamu Jengebe, to a cumulative jail term of 41…