I Don’t See Banditry Ending Soon In Zamfara, Says Matawalle

Matawalle Zamfara Governor, Bello Matawalle has stated that there is no immediate end in sight for banditry in his state. Matawalle spoke with state h...

Tinubu hits Zamfara for Gov. Matawalle (Photos)

Bola Tinubu, former governor of Lagos State and National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, was in Zamfara on Thursday to visit Governor Bello M...

UN Reacts To Bandits’ Attacks In Zamfara, Loss Of Over 200 Lives – Newsdirect

António Guterres, the Secretary-General of the United Nations, has condemned bandit attacks on numerous towns in Zamfara State, which have claimed the...

Bandits Attack Zamfara Villages As Military Increase Firepower, Rescue Abducted Nigerians – Newsdirect

The attacks on soft targets in Zamfara State are bandits’ retaliation for the Nigerian military’s use of lethal force in recent weeks. The last few da...

Over 200 Residents Buried As Bandits Raze Zamfara Communities In Fresh Attacks – Newsdirect

After gunmen suspected of being bandits invaded various towns in Zamfara State’s Anka and Bukkuyum local government areas, almost 200 dead were found ...

Obasanjo Avoids Zamfara Gold Issue Raised By Clark

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has written a reply to Chief Edwin Clark, the leader of the Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, and Chairman of the Boar...

EXCLUSIVE: Bandits Write Christians In Zamfara To Shut Down Churches Or Risk Attacks

A group of bandits has written to the Christian community in Zamfara State, Northwest Nigeria to close churches or risk ferocious attacks, SaharaRepor...

BREAKING: Bandits Kill 20 Security Operatives In Zamfara, Set Their Corpses On Fire.

NEWS DIRECT gathered that the security operatives were sent to a village where bandits have been ravaging for a long time without any security stoppag...

Bandits raid former Zamfara governor Yari’s hometown, kidnap his brother-in-law [PHOTO]

Bandits attacked the hometown of a former governor of Zamfara State, Abdulaziz Yari and abducted his brother-in-law. The incident happened on Monday n...

Zamfara: Abducted Emir Regains Freedom After One Month In Captivity.

Alhaji Hassan Attahiru, the Emir of Bungudu in Zamfara State, was kidnapped about a month ago along the Kaduna-Abuja route by gunmen suspected of bein...

PHOTOS: Bandits burn security patrol vehicles in Zamfara

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BUSTED: Bandit Names Traditional Leader In Zamfara, Others As Accomplices

Jabiru Muhammed, a prominent bandit, claims that a traditional chief, Mai Unguwa Zailani, and two other people are his accomplices in committing bandi...

Terrorists Fleeing Zamfara Bombings Take Over Kaduna Villages, Hoist Flag

Bandits fleeing military assaults in Zamfara State have intruded on towns in Kaduna State’s Birnin Gwari Local Government Area. The militants had been...

Bandits Abduct Zamfara Traditional Ruler Along Kaduna–Abuja Highway – The Whistler Nigeria

File Photo: Gunmen A first-class traditional ruler in Zamfara State, Hassan Attahiru, has been reportedly kidnapped. The incident was said to have hap...

Zamfara: Bandits Have Rejected Peace, We’ll Give Them War – Gov Matawalle

Zamfara State Governor Bello Matawalle has vowed to crack down on bandits terrorizing some portions of the state, claiming that they have rejected the...

Katsina Joins Zamfara, Cuts Phone, Internet Networks – The Whistler Nigeria

Internet and phone communications have reportedly been shut down in the northwestern state of Katsina.  This came about six days after the Nigerian Co...