ZAMFARA STATE GOVERNMENT WARNS ILLEGAL NGO IN THE STATE.
SPECIAL PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT.
This is to notify the general public that government has observed with utmost dismay, the recent high influx of Non-Governmental Organisations into the state, carrying out illigal activities that contravened the existing laws of government. It is further noted that majority of these illigal NGOs have not registered with the state in line with the laid down rules and regulations of government. Some of them have also been found to be engaging in activities fueling insecurity in the state and its neighbourhood.
Henceforth, the government orders all NGOs in the state to pack their belongings and leave the state immediately. Ministries and Departments of government have been ordered to stop any further relationships with any NGO, as punitive measures will be taken against any MDAs found having any relationships with such NGOs.
Security Agencies in the state are by this announcement directed to be vigilante to the NGOs, investigate and prosecute any NGO operating in the state without due clearance from designated authorities.Results of such prosecutions to be forwarded to this Ministry for records please.