Yari kicks over alleged political witch-hunt, indictment over misuse of N90 billion
The last is yet to be heard of the face-off between Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State and his predecessor, Alhaji Abdulaziz Yari, over salient issues relating to the governance of the state.
Challenging Supreme Court’s verdict is mockery of judiciary, Shinkafi tells Yari, Lyon
The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in Zamfara State, Alhaji Sani Shinkafi, has described the decision of former state governor...
The ex-governors’ sleazy pensions
The most concrete evidence that many Nigerian public office holders do not aim to serve (as public servant) but to loot the commonwealth must be the emoluments that governors and others draw from state treasuries for a mere four to eight years...
Alleged arms possession: ZMSG urges police to investigate ex-governor Yari
Zamfara state government has called on the police to investigate the state’s immediate past governor, Alhaji Abdulaziz Yari over alleged arms possession as part of measures to stop arm banditry in the state.
I challenge anyone to expose me - Yari
Immediate past governor of Zamfara, Alhaji Abdulaziz Yari has said that anyone with any corruption issue against him should come forward with it. Yari gave the challenge on Sunday at his home in Talata Mafara when he received leaders of All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state.
Court summons AGF, EFCC over ex-Gov Yari’s property
The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday, summoned the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), to appear before...
Zamfara APC tells members not to comment on Yari’s corruption investigation
The Zamfara Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Friday told its members not to comment on the ongoing investigation of ex-governor Abdul’Aziz Yari by the EFCC and ICPC.
Court freezes Yari's accounts
A Federal High Court in Abuja Friday ordered the interim forfeiture of a bank account of the former governor of Zamfara State, Abdulaziz Yari. The accounts of two firms linked to the former governor - Kayatawa Nigeria Limited and B.T. Oil and Gas Nigeria Limited - were also affected. ICPC through its lawyer, Osuobeni Akponimisingha, filed an…
Why we raided former Zamfara governor’s residence – EFCC
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has said that it raided the residence of former Zamfara Governor, Abdulaziz Yari over allegations of economic and financial crimes.