Tag: zamfara

oshiomhole, apc

APC has no governorship, NASS, House of Assembly candidates in Zamfara, insists INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it stands by its statement that the All Progressives Congress (APC) will not field candidates for the...
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Why INEC is so wrong on Zamfara, by Ahmed A. Ahmed

Zamfara State has continued on a very controversial path, following the inability of the ruling All Progressives Congress to produce a candidate for the...

Zamfara: Oshiomhole writes INEC, says ‘you have no legal basis to bar us from...

National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, on Wednesday, told the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) that it does not have...
yari

APC NWC bars Zamfara Exco from participating in governorship, legislative primaries

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has disqualified and barred party executives at all levels in Zamfara State from...
yari

APC NWC cancels Zamfara governorship primary, accuses Yari’s aides of snatching election materials

The All Progressives Congress (APC) National Working Committee (NWC) has  cancelled  the Zamfara State governorship primary.  Mr Yekini Nabena, the APC acting National Publicity Secretary,...
police

Midnight attack leaves six dead in Zamfara

Zamfara State Police Command has confirmed that bandits attacked and killed six persons in the early hours of Wednesday in Badarawa Village, Shinkafi...
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Zamfara deputy governor fumes as APC announces Finance Commissioner governorship candidate

In spite of the endorsement of Alhaji Muktar Idris as the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Zamfara State, the ...
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Gunmen kidnap 15 in Zamfara

Speaker, Zamfara House of Assembly, Alhaji Sanusi Rikiji, has said that 15 persons have been kidnapped by unknown gunmen on Saturday in Maradun Local...
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Two killed, others injured in Zamfara market attack

The Police Command in Zamfara State, on Friday, confirmed the killing of two persons following an unknown gunmen attack on a market in Karakai...
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Bandits kill 10 in Zamfara attack

The Zamfara State Police Command has confirmed the death of 10 people following the attack in Dutsen-Wake and Oho Village in Birnin-Magaji local government...