The police command in Zamfara has rescued eight kidnapped persons from bandits in Bungudu Local Governments Area (LGA) of the state.
The Zamfara Police Command on Thursday confirmed the abduction of the father and stepmother of Speaker of the state House of Assembly, Alhaji Nasiru Magarya.
The police command in Zamfara has successfully rescued 100 kidnapped victims from bandits at Kabaro forest in Maru Local Government Area (LGA) of the state.
The police in Zamfara have foiled bandit attacks on a Fulani settlement on the outskirts of Anka town, on the Bagega-Anka Road in the state.
28 May 2020
In ways reminiscent of the relocation of the country’s capital from Lagos to Abuja on December 12, 1991, the Ministry of Aviation the other day directed agencies under the ministry to move their corporate headquarters to the nation’s capital, Abuja.
10 Aug 2019
The Police in Zamfara has commenced an investigation into an attempt to burn down the residence of former Information Commissioner, Ibrahim Danmalikin-Gidangoga. Unidentified persons had hauled burning materials into the resident at about 2 am on Friday, but the fire was eventually put off.
14 Jun 2019
The new Commissioner of Police, Mr Usman Nagogo, deployed to Zamfara, has assumed duty, the command’s Spokesman, SP Muhammad Shehu, said on Friday. Shehu said in a statement in Gusau that Nagogo took over from Mr Celestine Okoye, who has been redeployed to Force Headquarters, Abuja. He said that before his new posting, he was…
6 Feb 2019
The Zamfara Police Command has confirmed the killing of 15 persons as well as abduction and freedom of six women from gunmen in Gusau council area of the state, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.
21 Dec 2018
The Zamfara Police Command has confirmed the killing of five persons in Gidan Halilu village in Birnin-Magaji Local Government Area of the state. The Public Relations Officer of the Command, SP Muhammad Shehu, made the confirmation in a statement issued in Gusau. “We wish to confirm that on Dec. 19, a group of armed bandits…
30 Sep 2018
The Zamfara Chapter of the All Progressive Congress (APC) has shifted its governorship primaries to Oct. 1, due to non arrival of the election committee from the National Headquarters in Abuja.
2 Jun 2018
The Public Relations officer of the Zamfara State Police Command, DSP. Muhammad Shehu, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Gusau that the bandits killed the people in a village called Zakuna, in the Anka Local Government Area.
19 Jan 2018
The Police Command in Zamfara has arrested 20 suspected kidnappers and members of outlawed groups known as “Yansakai” and recovered various arms from them.