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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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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Zamfara: 41 People Shot Dead In Zurmi Local Govt

Suspected armed bandits have killed at least 41 persons at Birane village in Zurmi local government area of Zamfara state. According to Daily Trust , the gunmen struck after intercepting a vehicle conveying bridesmaid and traders to the community market. They reportedly slit the throat of the driver and then opened fire on the vehicle…

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Police In Zamfara Arrest Three Suspected Kidnappers

The Police Command in Zamfara has arrested three notorious kidnappers in the state, the Public Relations Officer of the command, DSP Muhammad Shehu, has said. Shehu said in a statement in Gusau on Wednesday that the arrested kidnappers had been on the wanted list of the command for several months. “On Feb. 12, 2018 the…

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So Sad: A Prominent PDP Member In Zamfara Shot Dead By Armed Robbers

There is serious tension in Zamfara as gunmen suspected to be armed robbers shot dead a Peoples Democratic Party Member, Alh. Abdulhadi Saidu (Garkuwan ‘Yanwari) A witness said that the incident occurred yesterday night at about 10.30 p.m. when the suspected robbers rode into the street along Tsafe road, his funiral to hold today at…

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SHOCK: My Friend’s Father Shot By Gunmen

The father to one of my best social media friends ( Khadijat Lawal ) shot by Gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen along the Abuja-Kaduna road. Alh Lawal, is an aide to Shehu Sani, Senator representing Kaduna central, was on his way back to Kaduna alongside his brother after he visited the lawmaker in Abuja.…

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