Tag: Emir of Zamfara

Zamfara Emir begs Buhari to Reconsider the ban on illegal mining

The Emir of Anka and Chairman, Council of Chiefs in Zamfara, Alhaji Attahiru Ahmad, has advised the Federal Government to reconsider its decision to ban illegal mining in the north-western state. The monarch gave the advice on Tuesday while receiving the Commandant of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps[Read More…]

How Zamfara Emir, Muhammadu Usman Was Kidnapped By Gunmen

by Musa Abdullahi & Daily Trust Unknown gunmen last Friday night abducted the Emir of Bukkuyum, Alhaji Muhammadu Usman, at his palace in Bukkuyum town of Bukkuyum local government area of Zamfara state. According to DailyTrust, Witnesses said the Emir was about to enter a mosque close to his palace to[Read More…]