Muhammad Adamu of the APC polled 14,924 votes while Garba Tambale of the PDP polled 8,612 votes in the bye-election
Governor Ganduje says the declaration of a no-fly zone will help in adressing security challenges in Zamfara and neighbouring states.
The government says the soldier and his girlfriend were caught supplying the materials to the bandits in Zamfara.
Governor Matawalle says Ruwan Tofa villagers resisted and killed some of the bandits, who returned the following day to abduct...
Residents say the bandits invaded their community at night, setting houses, silos and other physical structures on fire.
The government says it imposed the curfew to restore law and order.
Mohammed Babaji allegedly paraded himself as a younger brother to the NIS comptroller-general.
The governor says 30 repentant bandits facilitated the negotiation for the release of the Jangebe schoolgirls without the payment of...
The governor says the abduction of the Jangebe schoolgirls was politically motivated.
The SSS released Salihu Tanko Monday evening.
The 317 schoolgirls were kidnapped from the Government Girls Secondary School, Jangebe, in Talata Mafara Local Government Area of Zamfara...
The Zamfara State government denies a newspaper report that the girls had been released
SSS says Salihu Tanko-Yakassai is being investigated "over issues beyond the expression of opinions in the social media"
Salihu Tanko, in a series of tweets on Friday, called on President Buhari to deal with the escalating insecurity in...
President Buhari described the Zamfara kidnap as "inhumane and totally unacceptable."
Jangedi residents accuse the government of not protecting them.
The Zamfara governor calls on all the affected states to adopt a uniform strategy against banditry
Salihu Tanko called on President Buhari to deal with the escalating insecurity in Nigeria or resign.
Governor Abubakar Bello says he has "little or no support from the government at the centre" for the rescue of...
The new Violence Against Persons Prohibition Law stipulates the death penalty for rape convicts who infect their victims with HIV/AIDS.
The federal and Niger State governments say they are hopeful of securing the release of the Kagara abduction victims soon...