The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday inaugurated N5.9 billion naira worth of projects in Zamfara.
The National Emergency Management Agency has donated eight trucks of relief materials to about 29,000 victims displaced by bandits in seven villages and towns in Anka Emirate, Zamfara.
Yari made the observation on Friday in Gusau, in his farewell address to intending pilgrims for the Hajj Saudi Arabia.
Liman made this known on Friday while inspecting some of the projects to be inaugurated in Talata-Mafara and Bakura local government areas as part of activities to celebrate the 7th anniversary of Governor Abdul’aziz Yari’s administration.
The Head of ICT unit of the commission, Shafi’u Abubakar, disclosed this at the needs assessment exercise at Mu’alliyedi Arabic Secondary School IDPs camp in Maradun town, Maradun local government area on Tuesday.
The Police Community Relations Committee has lauded the Federal Government for deploying troops to tackle killings in Zamfara being perpetrated by bandits.
M-Liman made the commendation on Sunday in Shinkafi when he visited the IDPs camp at Marafa Umaru Primary School Shinkafi, described the measure as a welcome development.
Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, NAF Director of Public Relations and Information, disclosed this in a statement on Friday in Abuja.
Group Capt. Azubuike Chukwuka, the Director, Public Health and Humanitarian Services, Medical Services of the Nigerian Air Force, said at the launch of the programme in Marafa Umaru Primary School IDPs camp in Shinkafi on Friday.
Confirming the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria in Gusau on Thursday, the Public Relation Officer of the Command, Nasir Ahmed, said the accident involved a cement truck and a luxurious bus
The Nigerian Air Force on Monday launched operation “Diran Mikiya” to flush out armed bandits terrorising Zamfara state residents.
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Tuesday promised to ensure the state of insecurity in Zamfara and Birnin Gwari in Kaduna State was over very soon.
The Federal Government on Sunday said it had assembled a strong military force comprising 1,000 personnel, to tackle the bandits terrorizing communities in Zamfara.
Some irate youths in Zurmi town, Zurmi local government area of Zamfara, attacked the community police station demanding that officers should hand over the three suspected bandits arrested by the army to them.
The Speaker of Zamfara State House of Assembly, Alhaji Sanusi Rikiji, on Saturday appealed to the Federal Government to provide sustainable security in the state.
The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, on Wednesday said the Federal Government bought 18 new aircraft for Nigerian Air Force from 2015 till date.
The Nigerian Air Force, NAF, says it is deploying more helicopters and fighter aircraft to Zamfara to enhance air operations in the state.
Yari made the appeal while receiving the Acting US, Ambassador to Nigeria David Young, who paid him a courtesy visit at the Government House in Gusau.