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Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara State

Zamfara suspends two district heads for allegedly aiding armed bandits

Barely few months after a district head from Bungudu Local Government was dethroned for giving logistics support to armed bandits in Zamfara State, two other district heads had been suspended in Talata Mafara Local Government area of the state for similar offence.

Bandits kidnap former councillor, six others in Zamfara, demand ransom

The police in Zamfara said armed bandits have abducted seven people from Nahuche village of Bungudu Local Government.

2019: APC zones Zamfara governorship position

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Zamfara state has zoned the governorship position of the party to the central zone.

Zamfara emirate to merge Fulani settlements over insecurity

Anka Emirate in Zamfara says it will merge scattered Fulani settlements into single towns and villages to complement the Federal Government’s effort in tackling insecurity in the area.

Governor Yari condemns latest bandits attacks in Zamfara

Zamfara State Governor Alhaji Abdul’Aziz Yari Abubakar has condemned the recent bandits attacks in some parts of the state describing it as callous and inhuman.

Over 33,000 Zamfara farmers to benefit from central bank anchor borrowers loan

The Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN) has said that 33,974 rice farmers will benefit from the CBN Anchors Borrowers loan in Zamfara state.

Gunmen kill two, injure others in Zamfara market attack

The Police command in Zamfara on Friday confirmed the killing of two persons following an unknown gunmen attack on a market in Karakai village in the Bungudu Local Government Area of the state.

Senator Marafa donates relief materials to victims of Zamfara attacks

Sen. Kabiru Marafa on Wednesday donated cash and food items to families of those killed by gunmen in four local local government area of Zamfara.

Teacher flogs student to death in Zamfara

A teacher at Government Day Secondary School Sankalawa in Bungudu Local Government Area of Zamfara State has allegedly flogged a student to death.

Zamfara govt offers free eye surgery to 2,800 patients

The Zamfara State Government has offered free eye surgery and treatment to 2,800 patients under its free eye surgery and treatment programme, the Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Bello Dankande, has said.

10,000 benefits from free eye treatment in Zamfara

The Zamfara State Government, in collaboration with the state’s Ministry for Local Government and Chieftancy Affairs is sponsoring free medical treatment for 10,000 indigent citizens of the state in its qualitative medical services.

Zamfara to establish new zonal fire service stations

The Zamfara State Government is to establish three new fire service zonal offices in the state as part of efforts to ensure prompt response to fire disasters.

Treat NYSC members as your children – Governor Abdul’Aziz Yari

Zamfara State governor, Alhaji Abdul’Aziz Yari Abubakar has urged communities in the state to treat National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members serving in the state as their own children.

NYSC to offer free medical services in Zamfara

No fewer than 10,000 residents are expected to benefit from the 2017 Health Initiative for Rural Dwellers Scheme (HIRD) being organised by the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Zamfara state.

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