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News Nigeria » Zamfara: Nigeria Police Claims Arrest Of Three Suspects Over Zamfara Killings

News channel or source: http://saharareporters.com/2018/02/18/nigeria-police-claims-arrest-three-suspects-over-zamfara-killings
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Nigeria Police on Sunday evening announced the arrest of three "principal suspects" allegedly involved in last Wednesday's massacre of over 40 persons in Zurmi Local Government Area of Zamfara State. Moshood Jimoh, spokesperson for the Nigerian Police ...

News Nigeria » Zamfara: 2019: Zamfara Emir reveals candidate ‘some’ monarchs across Nigeria support

News channel or source: http://dailypost.ng/2018/02/18/2019-zamfara-emir-reveals-candidate-monarchs-across-nigeria-support/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

The Emir of Maradun in Zamfara, Alhaji Garba Tambari, says some traditional rulers across the country have resolved to ensure the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2019 presidential election. Tambari stated this when he fielded questions ...

News Nigeria » Zamfara: Zamfara Killing: Police confirms arrest of 3 suspects

News channel or source: http://www.pulse.ng/news/local/zamfara-killing-police-confirms-arrest-of-3-suspects-id8003052.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that bandits ... ALSO READ: Gov Yari says police ignored warning before Zamfara Killings Moshood said all suspects would be arraigned in court on completion of investigation. NAN also reports that a joint ...

News Nigeria » Zamfara: Gunmen Shoot Dead 18 in Northwestern Nigeria Over Cattle

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2018/02/16/world/africa/ap-af-nigeria-violence.html
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

LAGOS, Nigeria — Police say gunmen have shot dead at least 18 people in Nigeria's northwestern Zamfara state. State police spokesman Muhammad Shehu says an armed gang ambushed a group of residents in Birani village. He says the bandits were mobilized by ...

News Nigeria » Zamfara: 18 people killed in Nigeria

News channel or source: http://www.worldbulletin.net/haberler/198875/18-people-killed-in-nigeria
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

At least 18 people were killed on Thursday following a gunmen attack in Nigeria's northwestern Zamfara State, police sources said. An armed gang ambushed a group of local villagers in Zamfara’s Birani village and killed 18 locals, police spokesman ...

News Nigeria » Zamfara: Armed gunmen kill 18 in Nigeria over cattle dispute, police say

News channel or source: https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2018/02/16/Armed-gunmen-kill-18-in-Nigeria-over-cattle-dispute-police-say/4591518763030/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Feb. 16 (UPI) --Gunmen killed at least 18 people in Nigeria's northwestern state of Zamfara this week over what might have began as a dispute over stolen cattle, police said Friday. Police spokesman Muhammad Shehu said an armed gang ambushed a village in ...

News Nigeria » Zamfara: Nigeria: Gale of Defections Hits PDP

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201802190189.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Babangida who underscored the import of PDP's visits to Benue, Taraba and Zamfara States, which have been experiencing attacks, added that the people will not forget the party because it was with them in time of sorrow. The former military president's ...

News Nigeria » Zamfara: Three in Police Net Over Zamfara Killings

News channel or source: http://www.nta.ng/news/20180219-three-in-police-net-over-zamfara-killings/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

The Nigeria Police Force have arrested three suspects in connection with the killings in Birane village in Zurmi Local Government Area of Zamfara. The suspects are : Halilu Garba, 45, alias Mabushi, Zubairu Marafa, 45, alias Wakili and Nafi’u Badamasi ...

News Nigeria » Zamfara: Senator Ekweremadu: Nigeria’s progress depends on our unity

News channel or source: https://www.today.ng/news/politics/81829/senator-ekweremadu-nigerias-progress-depends-unity
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Nigeria can only make progress if its ethnic nationalities ... which received huge attention while the more recent massacre in Zamfara State did not. He expressed suspicion that this may have been so because, perhaps, there were no underlining issues ...

News Nigeria » Zamfara: Yellow Fever Outbreak in Nigeria: NCDC Situation Report #9 for Week 1

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/nigeria/yellow-fever-outbreak-nigeria-ncdc-situation-report-9-week-1
Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

A yellow fever outbreak is currently active in Nigeria with seven States recording confirmed cases (Kwara, Kogi, Kano, Zamfara, Kebbi, Nasarawa and Niger) in twelve Local Government Areas (LGAs). • However, a total of 16 states have reported suspected ...