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Ribadu Handovers 16 Kidnapped Victims To Zamfara Govt

Ribadu Handovers 16 Kidnapped Victims To Zamfara Govt

The National Security Adviser (NSA), Nuhu Ribadu, has handed over 16 rescued kidnapped victims to the Zamfara State government. New Telegraph reports that the victims, abducted from Zurmi, Duran and Gusau metropolis in Zamfara State…

JUST-IN: Gunmen Abduct Priest In Zamfara

JUST-IN: Gunmen Abduct Priest In Zamfara

Bandits in the early hours of Saturday abducted a Catholic priest, Rev. Fr. Mikah Suleiman in Zamfara State, New Telegraph reports. Rev. Fr. Mikah, the parish priest of St. Raymond Catholic Church Damba, Gusau, was…

Group Knocks Gov Lawal, Says You’ve Wasted One Year On Blame Game

Group Knocks Gov Lawal, Says You’ve Wasted One Year On Blame Game

The Governor of Zamfara State, Dauda Lawal has been called upon to shun the politics of bitterness and focus on providing the dividends of democracy to the people of the state as promised. Patriots for…

11 People Killed As Bandits Attack Zamfara Community

11 People Killed As Bandits Attack Zamfara Community

No fewer than 11 individuals have been reportedly killed as armed bandits attacked the Magarya settlement in  Zurmi Local Government Area of Zamfara State. New Telegraph gathered from reliable sources that seven mobile police personnel…

Zamfara Govt Hails Troops Over Renewed Onslaught Against Bandits

Zamfara Govt Hails Troops Over Renewed Onslaught Against Bandits

Zamfara State Governor, Dauda Lawal has commended the Nigerian Army troops of the Joint Task Force (JTF) for their renewed large-scale onslaught against bandits in the State. New Telegraph reports that the military deployed more…

Lawal Pays N4.3bn Gratuity Backlog In Zamfara

Lawal Pays N4.3bn Gratuity Backlog In Zamfara

Governor Dauda Lawal-led Zamfara State Government has paid over N4 billion of gratuities to retired workers in the State. Saturday Telegraph gathered that the state has been owning the pensioners since 2011. Speaking on the…

Bandits Attack Zamfara Market, Slain Two, Injured Scores

Bandits Attack Zamfara Market, Slain Two, Injured Scores

A group of bandits have launched a terror attack on Mada Market in Zamfara State, killing two people and injuring several more. Mama Bilikisu, an eyewitness who is privy to the development claimed that a…

Bandits Slain Three Zamfara Security Operatives

Bandits Slain Three Zamfara Security Operatives

At least three Zamfara State-owned Community Protection Guard (CPG) officials have been murdered by yet to be identified bandits. Zagazola Makama, a counter-insurgency expert and security analyst in Lake Chad, revealed that they were ambushed…

APC Youths Urges Gov Lawal To Focus On Governance

APC Youths Urges Gov Lawal To Focus On Governance

The youths of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Zamfara State have urged Governor Dauda Lawal to use the state’s resources for the usefulness of the citizens, saying it is high time the governor should…

Zamfara Govt Appoints New Commandant For Security Outfit

Zamfara Govt Appoints New Commandant For Security Outfit

Major Maikano Adamu (rtd) has been appointed as the Acting Commandant of the Zamfara State Community Protection Guards (CPG). This was contained in a statement made available to New Telegraph on Thursday by the state…