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Zamfara State Government

December 8, 2022

2023: Zamfara says anti-thuggery committee to fight political hoodlums

The Zamfara Anti-thuggery Committee says the legislature established it to fight political thuggery, drug abuse and violent crimes among youths.

Governor Bello Matawalle
October 24, 2022

Zamfara lifts ban on political rallies, reopens markets, schools

The government recently closed schools, markets and public places over renewed insecurity in nine towns.

October 24, 2022

FG commends Zamfara for prioritising poor, vulnerable residents

Governor Bello Matawalle is being hailed for prioritising the poor and vulnerable in his development agenda for Zamfara.

October 20, 2022

I’ll rescue Zamfara from APC, bandits, says PDP guber candidate Lawal-Dare

Dauda Lawal-Dare, the governorship candidate on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Zamfara, says he is on a mission to rescue the state from APC and bandits.

Dauda Lawal-Dare and PDP
October 12, 2022

Zamfara reopens 45 schools as insecurity ebbs 

The state government directed the shutting of the schools in September 2021 following the abduction of Government Day Secondary School, Kaya, students.

September 15, 2022

NG-CARES coordinator asks Zamfara officers to be transparent

The NG-CARES is a $750 million state-driven initiative backed by the World Bank.

NG Cares
September 8, 2022

Police beg Nigerian Army for support against Zamfara bandits

The police command in Zamfara is seeking the support of the Nigerian Army in its fight against bandits.

IGP Usman Baba Alkali and Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Farouk Yahaya
September 8, 2022

APC praises Matawalle’s anti-bandits strategies in Zamfara

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has commended Governor Bello Matawalle for his anti-bandit strategies in Zamfara.

Bandits (Credit: VOA)
August 21, 2022

Two girls rescued from bandits in Zamfara: Police

Police in Zamfara have rescued two female kidnap victims after three weeks in captivity.

Police Stories 2
August 19, 2022

Banditry: Zamfara govt activates emergency call centre

He advised residents to use the emergency toll number 112 during emergencies for swift action.

Governor Bello Matawalle 4