• APC Governors Forum condemns bandit attacks in Zamfara, condole with Yari

    APC Governors Forum condemns bandit attacks in Zamfara, condole with Yari

    According to reports, the All Progressive Congress Governors Forum, on Tuesday condemned the persistent attacks on villages by armed bandits in Zamfara, describing the killings as unfortunate and unacceptable.

    No fewer than 155 people were killed and over 50 people kidnapped in less than a month by bandits in Maru, Shinkafi, Maradun and Zurmi local government areas of the state.

    A delegation of the forum led by Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, urged people in the state to remain calm and […]

  • Armed bandits kill 31, kidnap 40 in Zamfara

    Armed bandits kill 31, kidnap 40 in Zamfara

    Suspected armed bandits on Friday killed at least 29 people in fresh attacks on four villages in Maradun Local Government Area, Zamfara State.

    According to a source who spoke to newsmen, the rampaging gun men who stormed the four villages in their dozens arrived on motorbikes and began shooting sporadically.

    The source added, seven people were killed at Yan’ kamoji, nine at Sabon Gida, 11 at Tubali and two at Kaya villages respectively.

    The incident happened even as another set of gunmen struck […]