Tag: Zamfara Governor

‘Those protesting against President Buhari in Londin hate the North’ Zamfara Governor says

Zamfara State Governor Bello Matawalle has described the protests against the medical vacation of President Muhammadu Buhari in London, UK, as an attack on the north. In a statement issued on Thursday, Matawalle described the protests as ”sponsored” and their organisers ”uncivilised”. Read the full statement ENOUGH OF THE ATTACKS[Read More…]

Governor of Zamfara State, cancelled two contracts awarded to Adamu Aliero worth over N79bn

Governor of Zamfara State, Bello Matawalle, has cancelled two contracts worth over N79bn. One of them was a N25bn contract given to Alliance Trading, a firm owned by former Kebbi State governor, Adamu Aliero. The governor had during the State Executive Council meeting on Wednesday voided another project worth over[Read More…]

Zamfara Governor Explains Why Lawmakers Want Him Out, Fails To Add He’s Arresting Them For Making The Move

Zamfara Governor, Abdulaziz Yari, said the grievances of the state legislature, which led to impeachment process against him were personal, selfish and against public interest. The governor had ordered the  arrests of the lawmakers following reports of his impeachment, the Speaker of the assembly and three others are said to[Read More…]

Zamfara Governor Denies Romantic Relationship With Buhari’s Daughter, Zahra

Zamfara State Governor, Abdul’aziz Yari has denied reports indicating that he was romantically involved with a daughter of President Muhammad Buhari, Zahra. He also denied divorcing one of his wives, Hadiza Umaru Shinkafi, to accommodate Zahra. The governor, who doubles as the Chairman of the Nigerian Governors’ Forum, also denied[Read More…]