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Lawmakers summon Minister of Defence, IGP, others over Zamfara killings

Lawmakers have summoned the Minister of Defence, Gen. Aliyu Mohammed Gusau, the National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd) and the Inspector-General of Police, Muhammed Abubakar over the Zamfara State killings. 22 more words

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Lawmakers summon Minister of Defence, IGP, others over Zamfara killings

Lawmakers have summoned the Minister of Defence, Gen. Aliyu Mohammed Gusau, the National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd) and the Inspector-General of Police, Muhammed Abubakar over the Zamfara State killings. 22 more words

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Islamic organisation condemns killing of Muslims by Nigerian soldiers

Nigerian muslims at prayer
“JNI is concerned that the perpetrators of these genocidal acts against Muslims may go scot free.”

An organisation that represents Islamic groups in Nigeria, Jamatu Nasril Islam, JNI has stated that Muslims have become endangered species in Nigeria.
JNI was res…

Zamfara attack: 112 buried as Governor Yari vows action

The victims were killed during a meeting on how to stop the attacks on their communities.
About 112 victims of Saturday’s attack by unknown gunmen in Yar Galadima village, Maru Local Government, Zamfara State were buried on Sunday. 11 more words

Insurgents’ Attack: Death Toll In Zamfara Rises To 200

Unknown gunmen have launched corresponding attacks on different communities of Zamfara State, killing over 200 people within 48 hours.

The attack on Yargaladima village of Maru local government area Saturday afternoon closely followed a similar onslaught on Birnin Tsaba and Maitsaba communities of Zurmi local government area on Thursday, during which, according to police reports, 23 innocent lives were lost. 263 more words

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Gunmen have launched coordinated attacks on different communities of Zamfara State, killing over 200 people within 48 hours.

The attack on Yargaladima village of
Maru local government area Saturday
afternoon closely followed a similar
onslaught on Birnin Tsaba and Maitsaba
communities of Zurmi local government… 317 more words

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EXCLUSIVE: Jonathan expresses anger over N/West govs refusal to sponsor Christian pilgrims

President Goodluck Jonathan has accused governors of some North-West states of Sokoto, Zamfara, Kebbi, Kano, Jigawa and Kaduna of marginalising Christians in their states by failing to sponsor them for the annual pilgrimage to Jerusalem. 23 more words

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