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Gov Yari - Zamfara

Gross Management: Bane of Zamfara State!

An in-depth survey of government policies and functionaries  in Zamfara State, under the incumbent Governor Abdulaziz Yari, links the developmental problems facing the state to gross mismanagement and lopsided projections By OUR CORRESPONDENT The military administration of late General Sani Abacha saw the need for the creation of additional states with a view to bringing

Poisonous Fertilizer in Zamfara: Top Govt. Officials Fingered

By IFEANYI CHUKWU NWANNA & MARYAM MUSA A Can of worms surrounding the Zamfara State fertilizer contract has been opened, fingering some government officials and government contractors in the unholy deal of supplying adulterated fertilizer to the state government which was sold to innocent farmers. DESERT HERALD can confirm that the lingering fertilizer scandal involving

Corruption and Non Performance: Can Governor Yari Transform Zamfara State?

By IFEANYI CHUKWU NWANNAH Sixteen years after creation, Zamfara State still remains a traditional rural State due to some lapses, gross non-performance and corruption by virtually all the previous administrations of the state. In this analysis, IFEANYI CHUKWUNWANNAH take a peep at the state and the impediment that deters the progress and revealed that democracy

Zamfara’s attempt at fighting poverty, illiteracy

By Yusuf Abubakar Hamadani The official flag off of contract award ceremony for the construction of 313 blocks of classrooms at primary school level in the state was a clear turning point in the development of primary education in the state. And in other aspects of the economy, the award of the contracts would also