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Promissory Note Drama: Zamfara Govt Vs UBA Plc

By Bello Galadi During the reign of His Excellency, Alh. Abdul- aziz Yari Abubakar (Shatiman Mafara) as the Governor of Zamfara State, he carried out the construction and rehabilitation of 14 federal roads across the state. He said he expended

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Zamfara Assembly Investigates N37bn Promissory Notes Sold By Yari

Sani Muhammad Sani, Gusau Zamfara State House of Assembly has commenced investigation into the N37 billion promissory notes belonging to the state government collected by the administration of former Governor Abdul Aziz Yari at the tail end of his tenure.

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Gov Matawalle Accuses Yari-Led APC Of Causing Confusion In Zamfara

BY AHMAD IBRAHIM, GUSAU  Zamfara State governor, Dr. Bello Muhammad Matawalle has described the All Progressives Congress faction founded by G8 as the real APC in the state. Governor Matawalle announced this when he received Senator Kabiru Garba Marafa who

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Ex-Gov Yari Paid Himself N350m Gratuity – Zamfara Gov

BY ABDUL LATEEF TAIWO Zamfara State governor, Bello Mohammed Matawalle on Monday disclosed that immediate past governor of the state, Abdul’aziz Abubakar Yari collected N350 million out of the N2 billion approved for the payment of pensioners and reportedly left

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Zamfara APC Accuses PDP, Police Of Witch-hunting Former Governor Yari

BY MUHAMMAD SANI KURA, GUSAU The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Zamfara State has accused the present administration of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of planning to tame the immediate past governor of the state, Dr. Abdulaziz Yari using security

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Gov Yari Predicts Economic Recession Next Year

Chidozie Ogbonnaya with agency report The Chairman of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF), Alhaji Abdulaziz Yari, has predicted possible economic  recession in Nigeria by mid-2020. The outgoing Governor of Zamfara State, broke the unpleasant news at the opening ceremony of

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Zamfara Killings: Yari Says He Is Ready For State Of Emergency

Zamfara State Governor, Abdul’Aziz Yari, says he is ready for a state of emergency to ensure the safety of the residents and their property. The governor disclosed this to State House correspondents on Thursday after a meeting with President Muhammadu

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Dump APC, Timi Frank Urges Okorocha, Yari, Amosun, others

By Olasunkanmi Adebusuyi, Abuja Former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Timi Frank, has called on governors of Imo, Rochas Okorocha, Zamfara, Abdullaziz Yari, Ogun, Ibikunle Amosun and Senator Magnus Abbey to join the next

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INEC Bans APC From Fielding Candidates In Zamfara

In what appears a first major electoral loss in the 2019 general elections, the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC has banned the ruling All Progressives Congress APC from fielding candidates for governorship, state and federal legislative elections in Zamfara state.

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Gov Yari loses media aide

The death has occurred of Malam Bello Samai’la, the Director-General, Media and Communications to Governor Abdul’aziz Yari of Zamfara. Bello, aged 67, died at his residence in Gusau at about 1:00 am on Thursday and was buried by 11:00 am.

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