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Banditry documentaries and the tragicomedy of government censorship, By Calixthus Okoruwa

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“I remember how he raised his head to look at me while he was in that painful condition…then he put his head back…it pains...

Niger Republic honours Matawalle, Bagudu, Badaru, others with National award

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By SHUAIB SADIQ GUSAU- Gov. Bello Matawalle of Zamfara has been conferred with a national award on security by the President Mohammed Bazoum of NigerRepublic.Bazoum, who...

2023: APC group hands over campaign offices to Gov. Matawalle

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By SHUAIB SADIQ GUSAU- Mr Muktar Idris, All Progressives Congress (APC) Candidate in the 2019 Governorship Election in Zamfara,  has handed over his election campaign...

Police release Zamfara journalist on bail

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By SHUAIB SADIQ GUSAU- The Police Command in Zamfara on Saturday night released the leadership Newspapers reporter, Umar Maradun, on bail.The Police released Maradun  at...

Police detain journalist in Zamfara

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By SHUAIB SADIQ GUSAU- The Police Command in Zamfara on Saturday detained Malam Umaru Maradun, the Correspondent of the Leadership Newspapers, for an undisclosed reason.The...

Court adjourns suit challenging Zamfara PDP Governorship primary until July 26

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By ISHAQ ZAKI GUSAU- Justice Aminu Bappa-Aliyu of a Federal High Court, Gusau, on Tuesday adjourned until July 26, a suit challenging the credibility of...

Defection: Judge stops hearing in suit against Matawalle

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By TAIYE AGBAJE ABUJA- Justice Inyang Ekwo of a Federal High Court, Abuja, on Thursday, stopped continuation of hearing in a suit filed against Gov....

Kuje Prison Attack: Zamfara CP meets Comptroller Corrections Service

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By ISHAQ ZAKI GUSAU- The Zamfara Commissioner of Police, Mr Ayuba Elkanah has visited the State Comptroller Corrections Services following the recent criminal attack on...

Banditry: Matawalle security agencies of his total support

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By IBRAHIM G. AHMAD GUSAU- Gov. Bello  Matawalle of Zamfara says he will continue to give all necessary assistance in terms of logistics and support...

Forum lauds inauguration of Community Protection Guards in Zamfara

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By MOHAMMED TIJJANI KADUNA- The Arewa Development Forum for Peace and Justice has lauded the inauguration of Community Protection Guard (CPG), against banditry in Zamfara.This...

Bandits to face death penalty as Gov. Matawalle signs anti-banditry bill...

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By SHUAIB SADIQ GUSAU- Gov. Bello Matawalle on Tuesday signed the anti-banditry and other related offences bill into law.The law which comes into force with...

Uzodinma expresses reservation over arming citizens to fight criminals

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By ISMAILA CHAFE ABUJA- Gov. Hope Uzodinma of Imo says the State Government will not allow its citizens to acquire weapons for self-protection, saying security...

Why we directed citizens to acquire guns – Matawalle

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By SHUAIB SADIQ GUSAU- Gov. Bello Matawalle of Zamfara has said that the State Government relied on an extanct legislation to direct residents to acquire...

Zamfara: Irabor faults governor for asking citizens to bear arms

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By SUMAILA OGBAJE ABUJA- The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Gen. Lucky Irabor, on Monday, faulted the call by Gov. Bello Matawalle of Zamfara to...

3,000 kidnapped victims freed in Zamfara – Official

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By ISHAQ ZAKIGUSAU- The Zamfara government says it has secured released of over 3,000 kidnapped victims from their abductors from 2019 to date.The Commissioner...

Take the battle to bandits’ enclaves, Matawalle urges military

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By SHUAIB SADIQ GUSAU- Gov Bello Matawalle of Zamfara on Wednesday urged the Nigerian military to take the battle against bandits to their enclaves, to...

2023: Ex-minister Bilbis calls for unity among Zamfara PDP supporters

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By IBRAHIM G. AHMADGUSAU- The Candidate for Peoples Democratic Party Zamfara Central Senatorial District, Alhaji Ikira Bilbis, has called for unity among party supporters...

APC Primaries: Osinbajo meets Zamfara delegates in Gusau

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By SHUAIB SADIQ Gusau- Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, a leading Presidential Aspirant of All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2023 general elections, on Saturday in...

APC now a united house in Zamfara- Official

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By SHUAIB SADIQ Gusau- The All Progressives Congress (APC) says it has reconciled all its factions in Zamfara, toward a common front, ahead of 2023...

Police, bandits in gun battle in Zamfara: 24 rescued

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The Police Command in Zamfara on Saturday said its personnel have rescued 24 victims abducted by bandits after a gun fierce battle at Gurgurawa...