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Zamfara getting results in fight against bandits – Gov Yari

Abdulaziz Yari

Zamfara State Governor, Abdulaziz Yari on Thursday in Abuja updated President Muhammadu Buhari on security development in the state. Yari had on December 27 called on President Buhari to declare a state of emergency in Zamfara to check the persistent killing of innocent citizens by bandits across the state. “I am …

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Fayose: FG plotting to field APC candidates in Zamfara


A former Ekiti State governor,  Ayodele Fayose, has accused the ruling All Progressives Congress of plotting to field candidates in the 2019 general elections in Zamfara State. According to Fayose, the Federal Government  is planning to use the security problems in the state to impose emergency rule. The Independent National …

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Minimum wage: Blame FG, not labour for looming strike – NLC

Ayuba Wabba

The Nigeria Labour Congress on Monday said Nigerians should not blame the union for the looming industrial chaos in January owing to what it perceived as the silence of President Muhammadu Buhari over the N30,000 minimum wage. The union also knocked Buhari for his proposed establishment of a technical committee …

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Economy in bad shape, tighten your belts, Buhari urges Governors


President Muhammadu Buhari has told governors of the 36 states of the federation that the economy of the country is in a bad shape. The President met with the Governors at the Presidential Villa, Abuja for about 30 minutes today. Chairman of the Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF), Abdulaziz Yari who …

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We were not elected to only pay salaries – Governors

Nigeria Governors’ Forum

Governors under the auspices of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum, have said that they are not elected to only pay salaries of civil servants. They argued they were also elected to provide good roads, electricity, education and other necessary amenities for the people. They said there was no way they could …

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Osinbajo to visit Zamfara Tuesday


Acting President Yemi Osinbajo is to visit Zamfara on Tuesday to inaugurate some projects, Alhaji Lawal Liman, the Chairman, state government’s 7th anniversary committee, has said. Liman made this known on Friday while inspecting some of the projects to be inaugurated in Talata-Mafara and Bakura local government areas as part …

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No panic over factional APC -Yari

Abdulaziz Yari

The Zamfara State Governor, Abdulaziz Yari, on Thursday said there was no panic in the camp of the ruling All Progressives Congress over the Wednesday emergence of a faction known as Reformed-APC. Yari said this in an interview with State House correspondents after a meeting he attended at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The governor …

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