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The Zamfara State Chairman of All Progressive Congress Lawal M. Liman Kaura has called on the Inspector General of Police Muhammad Adamu to set up a Commission if Inquiry to investigate the refusal of the State Police Commissioner CP Usman Nagogo to attend to their various complaints and petitions filed by the party supporters.

The State party Chairman who addressed a statewide press conference in Gusau on Monday said, they have copies of all the correspondences between the party secratriat and state police command which he will share with the journalists for wider publication to the general public.

Lawal M. Liman Kaura also accused the state police Commissioner of conspiring with the PDP led government in the state to illegally arrest APC members on baseless grounds.

He said the party has written severally to the CP concerning molestation and harrasment of its members but he according to him the CP had never for once resoknded, investigated or even invited any of the APC member to hear from him.

He said the party has written a petition on on the 26th  of November 2019 and the receives the petitioned on the 29th of same month for illegal arrest of our APC members in Talatar Mafara and since then no action was taken.

He further said, another letter of complaint was written to the State Police Commissioner 
 on the suspected act of assault  in the residence of one of the prominent member of the party a former Commissioner Alh Ibrahim Danmalikin Gidan Goga noting that, the culprits were identified but no action was taken by the State Police Commissioner.

Gabdon Kaura further noted that, another letter of complaint was written against one sergeant Jamilu Muhammad with force no: 476221 who was used illegally to arrest APC  members the latter according Gabdo was dated 25th December and recieved same day by the CP  but no action was taken.

He further said the party had also written a letter conveying a court order in respect of the suite no FHC/GS/CS/2017/2018 filed by one Surajo Garba Maikatako and 138 others received by the state police Commissioner and no action was taken.

The APC State Chairman also said, the party has written another letter of complaint against a police officer serving with Zamfara State Police Command by name Bashir Hassan dated 31st January 2020 and also received by the state police commissioner and no action was taken.

He said the party has also written a complaint dated 6th of April 2020 against an attack on the APC members who were brutally matcheted in Talatar Mafara the letter was received by the State Police Commissioner and yet no action was taken.

Gabdo further said, the party had also written a complaint against molestation of  its members in Kaura Namoda local government dated 6th April 2020 and the letter was also received by the CP but no action was taken.

He noted that recently they have written a letter of complaint against one Rabiu Emir and Alh Faruk Shatiman Rijiya  with an audio call evidence attached but still there is no response from the state police command.


“There was also an attack on our Zonal office in Talatar Mafara on 8th of September 2020 and we have written to the  CP yet no action was taken” Gabdo added.

Similarly there was an arrest warrant on one of the party stalwart Alh Abdulmalik Zubairu Zannah dated 3rd September 2020 in which he was invited, detained and arraign before the court by Zamfara CP.

Gabdo also accused the CP of being used by the PDP led government in the state to arrest one of their active members Abu Dantabawa alongside some party supporters and detained them at the state CID on the
12th of September 2020.

He said there was a scheduled meeting between the party officials and the State Police Commissioner on Monday which aimed at having the opportunity to sit down and discuss the burning issues with the hope of getting the whole crises resolve but the meeting could not hold as scheduled and for reason best known to the State Police Commissioner.

He said APC supporters in Zamfara have lost hope on the state Police Commissioner hence all issues tabled before him in respect of APC members have not being attended to by the CP.

He emphasized that, APC supporters are peace loving and would continue to pursue peace and also respect all the constituted authorities.

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The Zamfara State Commissioner for Women and Children Affairs, Hajiya Zainab Lawal Gummi has hailed the verdict of the Court of Appeal which affirms the valid candidature of Sen. Aisha Binani as the APC gubernatorial candidate for the Adamawa state in the 2023 election.

According to the statement by the Spokesperson of the Ministry Sulaiman Isah, the Commissioner described the judgment as a victory for democracy and rule of law.

The statement further stated that, the court of Appeal verdict has further strengthened the hope of the Nigerian people that courts in Nigeria remain the last hope of the common people.

She congratulated the women of Adamawa state for having Sen. Binani as the gubernatorial candidate, noting that Aisha will do everything possible to improve their standard if elected as the Governor.

The commissioner congratulated the senator for her victory and advised her to take the issue of women and children seriously if she succeeds in becoming the governor of Adamawa state.

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Zamfara state police command has announced the rescue of six women and one year old boy who were kidnapped at Kadamutsa village in Zurmi local government area of the state.

According to the police command Public Relations  Officer in Zamfara SP Shehu Muhammad, the rescue was successful after the police operatives in collaboration with the local vigilante stormed the suspected location where the abductees were hosted.

“Police operatives mobilized to the location where a search and rescue operation was conducted  along Zurmi – Jibiya axis, leading to the unconditional rescue of all the victims  unhurt”.

Shehu said the victims were debriefed and handed over to their relations after they were medically examined

The Commissioner of Police, CP Kolo Yusuf while commending the Police operatives and vigilante for the successful rescue operation, congratulates the victims for regaining their freedom, and reiterates the determination of the police command in riding the state of criminal activities and apprehend criminal elements committing heinous crimes across the state.

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A Veteran journalist and Analyst for various radio and television stations, Bashir Mohammed Baba is death.

He died in the early hours of Friday in Abuja as a result of injuries from complications from domestic accidents in his bathroom.

Bashir Baba an experienced journalist of over four decades which began with NTA, is one of the analysts of BBC, VOA, DW-Radio as well as Prestige Radio, Minna flagship programme, ‘Kasar Mu a Yau’ as well as Idon Mikiya programme of Farin Wata Television/Vision FM.

He anchored flagship programmes at Liberty Television programme. He was also Senior Assistant Media ( Foreign Affairs ministry) under Ambassador Aminu Bashir Wali.

Late Bashir Baba, will be buried later on Saturday in Wudil Kano State.

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