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Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara State

Driver receives N2 million reward for killing two bandits in Zamfara

A commercial vehicle driver (name withheld), has on Tuesday received N2 million cash as reward from the Zamfara state government for killing two armed bandits last week.
Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara State

Zamfara government to spend N1.5 billion on civilian JTF

Zamfara State Government said it would spend N1.53 billion annually on 8,500 youths to be engaged as members of civilian Joint Task Force (JTF) to fight crime in the state.
Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara State

Zamfara government commiserates with community over attacks

The Zamfara government on Friday sent a five-man delegation to Badarawa Community in the Shinkafi Local Government Area of the state, to commiserate with the community on the latest bandit attacks in the town.
Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara State

Zamfara government spends N17 billion on security in 7 years

Zamfara state government said it had spent over N17 billion on security within the last seven years (from 2011 to 2018).
Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara State

Zamfara government to recruit more health workers for PHCs

The Zamfara Government plans a massive recruitment of health workers for its Primary Healthcare Centres (PHCs) across the state, an official has disclosed.
Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara State

Desertification: Zamfara plants 24,000 trees – official

The Zamfara State Government has planted 24,000 trees in some of its local government areas, as part of its campaign against desertification across the state.

Killings: Governor Yari urges NUJ to help douse tension

The Zamfara State Government has called on media organisations operating in the state to use their platforms to douse prevailing tension and insurgency in the state and the country.

Zamfara government inaugurates drugs regulatory committee

The Zamfara state government has inaugurated two drugs regulatory committees established by the Pharmaceutical Council of Nigeria (PCN) as part of its efforts to ensure effective drugs regulation in the state.

Zamfara governor, minister bicker over security challenges

Over the last seven years, one of the untidy but reoccurring issues in Zamfara State is the deplorable state of its internal security, which led to deaths and has destroyed property worth billions of naira.

UNICEF, Zamfara enroll 4,099 girls in schools

The Zamfara State Government and Girls for Girls initiative of the United Nations Children’s Fund introduced in August 2017, had succeeded in enrolling 4,099 girls in schools.

Ramdan: Zamfara government establishes 289 feeding centres

The Zamfara State Government has established 289 centres for feeding of the less privileged Muslims in the state during the Ramadan period.

5,870 illegal arms destroyed in Zamfara

The Presidential Committee on Small Arms and Light Weapons in Gusau on Monday destroyed 5,870 illegal arms and ammunition recovered by the Zamfara State Government.

APC Congress: 3,969 candidates emerge winners in Zamfara

A total of 3,969 candidates who contested at the last Saturday’s wards congress of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Zamfara State have emerged winners of the congresses through consensus.

Court forfeits N1.4 billion Paris club ‘fraud’ money to federal govt

A Lagos Division of the Federal High Court Friday ordered the permanent forfeiture of N1,442,384,857 found in the bank accounts of three firms which allegedly impersonated the consultants engaged by the Nigeria Governors Forum to analyse the Paris/London Club loan refunds due to the states.

Zamfara government yet to employ UNICEF trained female teachers – SUBEB

A total of 163 female NCE graduates, sponsored by the UNICEF, are waiting to be employed by Zamfara state government, the State Chairman Universal Basic Education Board, Murtala Jangebe, has said.

Zamfara to establish management agency for quality drugs

Zamfara State Government is making arrangements to establish drugs and medical consumables management agency for quality drugs at an affordable rate, the state’s Commissioner for Health, Alhaji Lawal Liman, said.

Zamfara government to establish agency for quality drugs

Zamfara Government is making arrangements to establish drugs and medical consumables management agency for quality drugs at affordable rate, the state’s Commissioner for Health, Alhaji Lawal Liman, said.

Zamfara government establishes emergency operation centres

The Zamfara State Government, on Thursday, in Gusau, said it had established emergency operation centres to improve medical care and emergency service delivery in state.

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