Zamfara killing is getting out of hand – IG Cries

Police inspector-general Ibrahim Idris says security situation in Zamfara is getting out of hand even as he promised through investigation into killings in Birane village last Wednesday. Delivering a short speech at the palace of the emir of Zurmi, Abubakar  Muhammad, when he paid a condolence visit to the Emirate the IGP said the perpetrators…

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Kaduna Govt Distributes 15,000 Computers To Secondary School Students

Kaduna State Government on Tuesday said it had distributed 15,000 tablet computers to students and teachers as part of effort to enhance teaching and learning in public secondary schools in the state. Mallam Adamu Mansur, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education, Science and Technology in the state, said this to our correspondent.  Mansur said the effort…

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OBASANJO: I Will Commit Suicide By Hanging If…

Ex-president, Olusegun Obasanjo has threatened to commit suicide the day he finds out Nigeria has lost hope. He said that his positive belief in Nigeria is the reason why he never remains silent when things go wrong in the country. Speaking to students of the Ijaw National Academy(INA) Kaiama at the school auditorium in Bayelsa, OBJ…

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I Warned Security Agencies 24 Hours Before Massacre – Yari

Governor Abdulaziz Yari has alleged that his administration gave security agencies a 24-hour headstart to alert them on the impending invasion of communities in Zamfara by bandits that resulted in the death of 39 persons in Zurmi LGA of the state on Wednesday night. Speaking Friday evening when he led five northern governors on a…

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Four Quick Thoughts On The Zamfara Massacre, By Farooq Kperogi

1. It’s interesting how almost everyone on my timeline is griping about how no one is talking of the Zamfara massacre where at least 41 people were murdered by bloodthirsty savages. Paradoxically, I got to know about the massacre precisely because almost everyone on my timeline is talking about how no one is talking about…

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Yari Re-assures More Commitment To Improve Security

The Executive Governor of Zamfara State and Chairman Nigeria Governors’ Forum (Dr.) Abdulaziz Yari Abubakar (Shattiman Mafara) has again sympathised with the families of those who lost their loved ones and injured in the recent banditry attacks at Birane of Zurmi local government area and other parts of the Zamfara state. Alhaji Abdulaziz Yari said,…

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