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ZAMFARA INSECURITY: Police ban movement of motorcycles

The Zamfara state police command on monday has banned the movement of motorcycles in all the 14 LGA of Zamfara state. This was contained in a press release signed by Police public relations officer SP Mohammed Shehu. The release reads: “In view of the prevailing security challenges in the state, …

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Zamfara Morns the killing of District head of Kucheri

The Zamfara State Police Command has confirmed that some unidentified gunmen killed Alh Ibrahim Madawaki, the District Head of Kucheri in Tsafe Local Government Area of the state. The Police Public Relations Officer, SP Muhammad Shehu, made the confirmation in a statement in Gusau on Saturday. Shehu said some unidentified gunmen …

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INSECURITY: Buhari Approves “Operation Whirl Stroke 11” for Zamfara and Kaduna

In line with the recommendations of the Honourable Minister of Defence Mansur Muhammad Dan-Ali, the President, Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces of Nigeria H. E Muhammadu Buhari has approved the establishment of Operation Whirl stroke II to address the security challenges in some parts of Zamfara state and …

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ZAMFARA: Army clamp down on bandits informants

Troops in Zamfara deployed at Magami town arrested three suspected informants in Gobirawa village following intelligence. The suspects are alleged to be responsible for giving information to bandits before they carry out attacks. Preliminary investigation is ongoing and the suspects will be handed over to appropriate authority. Similarly, troops deployed in …

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INSECURITY: Massive transfer of police from zamfara

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered massive transfer of police personnel in Zamfara State as part of deliberate measures to address cases of armed banditry in the state.The President disclosed this when a delegation of the Supreme Council for Sharia in Nigeria visited him at the State House, Abuja, on Monday. …

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Operation IDON RAINI scores success in zamfara; neutralises 20 bandits

 The Nigerian Army, 1 Division Kaduna, on Saturday said it has neutralized 20 armed bandits and arrested three suspects at Janbirni Village in Maru Local Government Area of Zamfara. The Deputy Director, Army Public Relations, Col. Muhammad Dole, made the disclosure in a statement issued in Kaduna. Dole said the troops …

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