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Disquiet in Zamfara APC over Matawalle’s alleged planned defection

Fresh facts emerged, yesterday, that crisis is brewing in Zamfara State chapter of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC); over the defection rumour of Governor, Bello Matawalle from the People’s Democratic Party (PDP).

PDP to APC: Stop poaching our governors

By Okafor Ofiebor Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors Forum has warned the All Progressives Congress (APC) to stop poaching its governors. Chairman of the forum, Governor...

Matawalle fuels APC rumour as 3 governors land in Zamfara

Three All Progressives Congress (APC) governors visited Zamfara Monday to inaugurate some buildings, amid reports that Gov. Bello Matawalle was set to dump the PDP

Zamfara market fire: APC Governors donate N50 million

The Progressive Governors’ Forum has donated N50 million to assist victims of the Tudun Wada Gusau market fire in Zamfara.

Matawalle approves N400m for student scholarships

Governor Bello Matawalle has approved N400 million for the payment and upkeep allowances of students on foreign and local scholarships.

Matawalle receives first dose of COVID-19 vaccine

Zamfara State Governor Bello Matawalle on Monday received his first dose of AstraZeneca vaccine at the Government House, Gusau.

Zamfara bandits: Matawalle poses Quranic oath challenge to all citizens

Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara has posed an unusual challenge to all citizens by asking them to swear by the Quran if they have no link with the bandits.

Gov. Matawalle visits bandit-ravaged communities in Zamfara

Governor Bello Matawalle on Friday visited six communities in Zamfara state to sympathise with victims of bandits attacks.

In broadcast Matawalle gives bandits deadline to surrender

Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara state, has given a two-month ultimatum to all bandits in the state to surrender their weapons or face serious consequences

Power drunk politicians sponsoring bandits – Gov. Matawalle

Governor Bello Mohammed Matawalle of Zamfara State has vowed to arrest any politician who enters the state with the intention to use thugs to forment trouble.

Jangebe schoolgirls freed by abductors

The Jangebe schoolgirls abducted by terrorists last Friday have now been released. Governor Bello Matawalle announced their release on Tuesday in a tweet.

Gov. Matawalle orders closure of all boarding schools

Governor Bello Matawalle has announced the immediate closure of all boarding schools in Zamfara state to prevent activities of insurgents against students.

Ethnic Clash: Buhari must act now, says Matawalle

Zamfara State Governor Bello Matawalle has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to take decisive action on the reported violence in parts of the Southwest.

Matawalle flags off construction of 10,000 housing units

Governor Bello Matawalle on Friday flagged off the construction of 10,000 housing units for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Zamfara state.

Matawalle responds to claims he gave Hilux vans to bandits

Zamara State governor, Bello Matawalle has denied reports that he donated Hilux vans to bandits to facilitate their nefarious operations in the State.

Matawalle gave Hilux vans to bandits – Zamfara ex-council boss alleges

Governor Bello Mohammed Matawalle of Zamfara State has been accused of silently donating Hilux vans to bandits to facilitate their nefarious operations in the State.

Gov. Matawalle signs Zamfara 2021 budget into law

Governor Hon. Bello Mohammed Matawalle of Zamfara State has signed the N142.4 billion 2021 budget into law.

Govs Masari, Matawalle: How we negotiated release of Kankara schoolboys

Ayorinde Oluokun/Abuja In his reaction to the release of over 344 schoolboys abducted by bandits from a Government Secondary School, Kankara on Thursday evening, President...

COVID-19 : Matawalle dissolves coronation organizing committee

Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State has dissolved the committee he set up earlier to organize his coronation ceremony as the ‘Shatima’ of Sokoto.

Matawalle commends Umahi for dumping PDP

Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara state has commended his Ebonyi counterpart, Gov. David Umahi, for defecting from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC).

Gov. Matawalle secures release of 11 kidnap victims

Governor Bello Matawalle secured the release of 11 kidnap victims on Saturday night in Bukkuyum local government area, Zamfara state.

Zamfara LG disburses N3m to 300 beneficiaries

Gusau Local Government Council in Zamfara State has disbursed N3 million cash assistance to 300 beneficiaries under Governor Bello Matawalle’s poverty alleviation programme.

Gov. Matawalle honoured with doctorate by Togo university

The University of Science, Administration and Commerce, Lomé, Republic of Togo, on Saturday conferred an Honorary Doctorate Degree in ‘Leadership and Administration’ on Gov. Bello Matawalle of Zamfara.

Banditry: Gov. Matawalle asks Emirs to mobilise for one- week extensive prayers

By Abubakar Ahmed Gov. Bello Matawalle of Zamfara has called on residents to commence one-week of extensive prayers to seek God’s intervention to end armed...

Zamfara govt, CBN shake hands over N5bn gold deal

Zamfara State Governor Bello Matawalle on Tuesday disclosed that his administration has entered into a N5 billion gold supply deal with the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).

Zamfara govt begins own gold reserve

Zamfara government on Tuesday, said it has started its gold reserve to reduce dependence on federal allocations.

Gov Matawalle declares 3-day mourning in Zamfara

Zamfara State Governor Bello Matawalle has declared 3-days mourning in honour of victims of an auto crash which occured on Wednesday evening along Gusau-Funtua road.

Buhari receives gold, precious stones from Zamfara

Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara has presented gold bars and an assortment of precious stones, products of Zamfara to President Muhammadu Buhari.

Photos: Weapons of war seized from Zamfara bandits

Gov. Bello Matawalle of Zamfara has received 14 AK47 rifles and 10,000 bullets recovered from bandits by troops of Operation Hadarin Daji (OPHD).

Matawalle lauds Buhari over federal Commissioner appointment

Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State has applauded President Muhammadu Buhari for appointing the state Commissioner of Science and Technology, Alhaji Bilyaminu Shinkafi as a Federal Commissioner in the National Assembly Service Commission.

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