Zamfara News

Rivers: INEC trying to smuggle APC into general election despite court order – PDP raises alarm

He said: “Currently, the APC is not on the ballot and has no candidates for the governorship, Senatorial, House of Representatives and State Assembly elections in Rivers and Zamfara states following the voiding of the APC congresses in these states by the court.

Daily Post , Nigeria Jan 19, 2019

2019: PDP rejects INEC’s move to accommodate APC in Rivers

Currently, the APC is not on the ballot and has no candidates for the governorship, Senatorial, House of Representatives and State Assembly elections in Rivers and Zamfara states following the voiding of the APC congresses in these states by the court.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 19, 2019

Buhari should have appointed INEC chairman from the South – Mailafia

Youth unemployment is hovering above the 70 per cent mark in Borno, Yobe and Zamfara states.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 18, 2019

APC’s 2015 promises were based on ‘all things being equal’ – Keyamo

However, Zamfara, Kastina and Benue have experienced an upsurge in violent crisis and even the Zamfara governor has asked for a state of emergency to be declared in his state.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 18, 2019

Buhari’s overambitious supporters, a danger –Kukah – Punch Newspapers

It is significant to note that in 1999, our nation was held hostage to the declaration of Sharia in Zamfara State.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 18, 2019

Election: INEC trains staff to detect, counter fake news

Zamfara riots: Military didn’t kill any citizen – Human rights investigation reveals Bello said that the training would no doubt equip the officers to discharge their duties effectively as the commission prepares for the conduct of free, fair and credible elections.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 18, 2019

The Ethnic Victory of 2015 And An Apology By Moses E. Ochonu

The coup de gracewas his declaration, repeated in a recent television interview, that more people had been killed in Zamfara than in Benue and Taraba states combined.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Jan 18, 2019

Onnoghen’s misery and the Nigerian dilemma

To put their ducks in a row, those who insist on the persecutory argument say there can be only two motives for it: 1) to crown Buhari’s Arewa-lisation of appointments by paving the way for Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad, the next-in-line, and 2) to create a favourable judicial climate not just for the 2019 election, but specifically for the ruling party’s grim prospects in Zamfara and Rivers states.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 18, 2019

SPECIAL REPORT: Corruption, Kickbacks, Fraud, Partisanship Mar FG's N20bn Social Intervention Fund

Also, contrary to BoI’s strategy to use agents for sensitising the traders on how to pay back, Bulus, a coordinator for Kebbi, Sokoto and Zamfara states, dissuaded our correspondent who disguised as a beneficiary seeking to return the loan.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Jan 18, 2019

SPECIAL REPORT: Corruption, Kickbacks, Fraud, Partisanship Mar FG's N20billion Social Intervention Fund

Also, contrary to BoI’s strategy to use agents for sensitising the traders on how to pay back, Bulus, a coordinator for Kebbi, Sokoto and Zamfara states, dissuaded our correspondent who disguised as a beneficiary seeking to return the loan.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Jan 18, 2019