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Banditry: Matawalle Swears With Quran, Dares Zamfara Residents To Prove Innocence

  Zamfara State Governor, Bello Matawalle, has sworn with the Quran that he has no connection with bandits disturbing the peace in the state. He also challenged residents of the state, irrespective of their status, to do the same to prove that they have no hands in the security challenges bedevilling the state. The governor … Continue reading Banditry: Matawalle Swears With Quran, Dares Zamfara Residents To Prove Innocence Read Full Story

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Wednesday Update: Ibori Loot, Zamfara Ultimatum & Vaccine Distribution

Good morning. We are leading with the UK’s promise to return looted assets, an ultimatum to bandits in Zamfara, and the continued progress of vaccine distribution to states across the federation. UK Set To Return Ibori Loot The United Kingdom has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to return the sum of £4.2 million assets … Continue reading Wednesday Update: Ibori Loot, Zamfara Ultimatum & Vaccine Distribution Read Full Story

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You Have Two Months To Surrender Your Arms, Zamfara Governor Warns Bandits

  Zamfara State Governor, Bello Matawalle, has issued a two-month ultimatum to all bandits in the state to either repent and surrender their weapons or face serious consequences from the security personnel. He gave the deadline on Tuesday evening during a state-wide broadcast at the Government House in Gusau, the state capital. The governor decried … Continue reading You Have Two Months To Surrender Your Arms, Zamfara Governor Warns Bandits Read Full Story

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Not Just Zamfara, North West Needs More Troops, Matawalle Tells Service Chiefs

  Zamfara State Governor, Bello Matawalle, has called for the deployment of more troops across the north-west region of the country. He made the call on Tuesday when he received the service chiefs at the Government House in Gusau, the state capital. The governor stated that there must be blocking forces to block the routes … Continue reading Not Just Zamfara, North West Needs More Troops, Matawalle Tells Service Chiefs Read Full Story

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Zamfara Govt Secures Release Of 10 Abducted Victims

  Zamfara State Governor, Bello Matawalle, has again secured the release of ten kidnapped victims without ransom. The victims who had been in captivity for over three months and two weeks said they were abducted in the Gwaram community of Talata Mafara Local Government Area of the state. Among them are three men, including the … Continue reading Zamfara Govt Secures Release Of 10 Abducted Victims Read Full Story

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Jangebe Abduction: Zamfara Govt Relaxes Curfew On Talata Marafa LGA

  The Zamfara State Government has relaxed the dust to dawn curfew imposed on Jangebe town of Talata Mafara Local Government Area of the state. In a statement issued on Monday, the Commissioner Information, Ibrahim Magaji Dosara, said the move is to enable people to carry out their normal legitimate businesses. He explained the state … Continue reading Jangebe Abduction: Zamfara Govt Relaxes Curfew On Talata Marafa LGA Read Full Story

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Zamfara Govt Declares Curfew, Suspends Market Activities In Jangebe Town

  The Zamfara State government has declared a dusk-to-dawn curfew in Jangebe town in Talata Mafara Local Government Area of the state. Mr Sulaiman Anka, who is the Commissioner for Information in the Zamfara, announced this in a statement obtained by Channels Television on Thursday. He noted that the government’s decision was in reaction to … Continue reading Zamfara Govt Declares Curfew, Suspends Market Activities In Jangebe Town Read Full Story

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Thursday Update: Matawalle’s Quest, Sadiq Daba & Nigerians’ Appetite For Covid Vaccine

Good morning, We are leading with Governor Bello Matawalle’s quest for peace in Zamfara, the death of a beloved actor, and Nigeria’s burgeoning COVID-19 vaccination program. Matawalle’s Thirst For Peace In Zamfara Zamfara State Governor Bello Matawalle has said he is ready to resign if it will lead to peace in Zamfara. Nigerian politicians rarely … Continue reading Thursday Update: Matawalle’s Quest, Sadiq Daba & Nigerians’ Appetite For Covid Vaccine Read Full Story

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I Am Ready To Resign If That Will Bring Peace To Zamfara – Gov Matawalle

  Bello Matawalle says he is ready to resign as governor of Zamfara if that will bring peace to the state. Matawalle who was a guest on Channels Television’s Politics Today stated this when asked if he is intimidated by the Federal Government’s declaration of a ‘No-Fly Zone’ in Zamfara. He said: “I am ready … Continue reading I Am Ready To Resign If That Will Bring Peace To Zamfara – Gov Matawalle Read Full Story

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Matawalle Reveals Involvement Of Watchman In Zamfara Schoolgirls’ Kidnap

  The watchman of Government Secondary School in Jangebe, Zamfara State was involved in the abduction of the schoolgirls on February 26. This is according to the state governor, Bello Matawalle, who revealed this on Wednesday during an interview on Channels Television’s Politics Today. Although the governor did not reveal the identities of other personalities … Continue reading Matawalle Reveals Involvement Of Watchman In Zamfara Schoolgirls’ Kidnap Read Full Story

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No Ransom Paid To Secure Release Of Zamfara Schoolgirls, Says Governor Matawalle

  Zamfara State Governor, Bello Matawalle says no ransom was paid to secure the release of the over 300 abducted students of the Government Secondary School in the Jangebe area of the state. He stated this on Wednesday during an interview on Channels Television’s Politics Today. “There is nothing in exchange for the release; we … Continue reading No Ransom Paid To Secure Release Of Zamfara Schoolgirls, Says Governor Matawalle Read Full Story

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I accept Buhari’s no-fly order, Zamfara has no airport –Matawalle

Kayode Oyero Zamfara State Governor, Bello Matawalle, says he accepts the “no fly zone” order of the regime of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.). Matawalle spoke on Wednesday while featuring on Channels Television’s ‘Politics Today’ programme monitored by The PUNCH. He, however, expressed disappointment that the National Security Council did not consult him […] Read Full Story

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Repentant bandits handed over abducted schoolgirls to security agents –Matawalle

Kayode Oyero Zamfara State Governor, Bello Matawalle, on Wednesday, said repentant bandits were instrumental in the release of the about 300 Jangebe schoolgirls abducted by bandits in the state last week. According to him, repentant bandits held talks with their unrepentant counterparts and were able to secure the release of the schoolgirls. READ ALSO: Sanwo-Olu threatens […] Read Full Story

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ACF Asks Matawalle To Reveal Identities Of Those Behind Kidnappings

  The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) has asked Zamfara State Governor, Bello Matawalle to reveal the identities of those behind the recent kidnappings in the state. Matawalle had on Sunday told the 17 Emirs in the state who paid him a sympathy visit over the abduction of the Government Girls’ Secondary School in Jangebe that … Continue reading ACF Asks Matawalle To Reveal Identities Of Those Behind Kidnappings Read Full Story

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Zamfara govt yet to confirm release of Jangebe kidnapped schoolgirls

By Arogbonlo Israel Zamfara State Government has declared that it was yet to ascertain the release of the abducted Students of Government Girls Secondary School, Jangebe area of the state. Recall hundreds of schoolgirls were abducted in the early hours of Friday, February 26, when armed men raided the state-run school. However, the schoolgirls are
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Matawalle Orders Closure Of All Boarding Schools In Zamfara

   Zamfara State Governor, Bello Matawalle, has ordered the immediate closure of all boarding schools in the state. The directive was triggered by the abduction of more than 300 students from Government Girls Secondary School in Jangebe, in the early hours of Friday. “As we are making efforts to strengthen security around our schools, … Continue reading Matawalle Orders Closure Of All Boarding Schools In Zamfara Read Full Story

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Friday Update: The Future Of 5G In Nigeria

Good morning, We are leading with complaints from the Niger State Governor, more repentant bandits in Zamfara, and the future of 5G technology in Nigeria. ‘No Support From Federal Government’ Niger State Governor Abubakar Bello on Thursday said the Federal Government has shown little commitment to helping his administration facilitate the freedom of 41 students … Continue reading Friday Update: The Future Of 5G In Nigeria Read Full Story

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I Didn’t Mean To Say Not All Bandits Are Criminals – Zamfara Governor Begs

The Zamfara State governor was at the Presidential Villa to brief President Muhammadu Buhari on the security situation in the state. The Zamfara State Governor, Bello Mohammed, has clarified a...

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Negotiate With Those Bandits – Zamfara State Governor, Matawalle Advices Niger State Government

Gov. Bello Matawalle of Zamfara has advised his Niger counterpart, Abubakar Sani-Bello, to initiate dialogue with bandits who have been kidnapping people in scores nearly on daily basis across his...

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