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APGA rejects Zamfara governorship, assembly polls

The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has announced its rejection of the Governorship and state House of Assembly elections held on March 9, 2019.

Zamfara killings: Police arrest 11 suspects

The Zamfara State Police Command has arrested 11 suspected members of volunteer group known as “yansakai” in connection with the killing of 41 unidentified persons.

Federal government bans local vigilance group in Zamfara

The Minister of Defence, Alhaji Mansur Dan Ali, has directed the armed forces serving in Zamfara State to stop all the activities of local vigilante group popularly known as Yansakai and ensure that no individual or group flouts the law.

Fresh attack claims 15 lives in Zamfara

Barely one week after the killing of 26 people in a community in Zamfara State, gunmen have, again, hit another village in the state, killing 15 people.

Police in Zamfara issue ultimatum for the surrender of illegal arms

The Zamfara police command has issued a two weeks ultimatum to bandits, unlawful groups and individuals in possession of fire arms in the state, to surrender them.

Police arrest 20 suspected criminals, recover arms in Zamfara

The Police Command in Zamfara has arrested 20 suspected kidnappers and members of outlawed groups known as “Yansakai” and recovered various arms from them.

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