Activities Achievements

Despite intimidations, threats and constant invitation by the State Security and Police, the Association was able to achieve the following:-

  1. ZEMDA was the first to make a press conference on the 2006 census, which forced the Kaduna State Government to appoint a committee to investigate the irregularities.
  2. The Association was involved in the struggle for the appointment of Provost of Federal College of Education Zaria(F.C.E.) IN 2007 that assure fairness and justice.
  3. The Association issued another press conference on the disastrous activities of the Sun seed Nigeria Limited located at Dakace Village; this has gone a long way in awakening the Government of Kaduna State and Zaria Local Government to find the extent of damage done by the company to the public.
  4. ZEMDA initiated the reinstatement of one Ameeruddeen Mu’azu Aliyu and who was expelled without good reason from the Aviation College. The student now passed out successfully and now is one of the presidential crew.
  5. The issue of doctoring the post UME at Ahmadu Bello University Zaria leading to the setting up committee which reviewed the lopsided admission resulting to fairness in admission our children, this is the idea of ZEMDA.
  6. ZEMDA struggled toward sensitizing Ahmadu Bello University Communities before and after the election to the congregation, Senate and Council including the appointment of Acting Vice Chancellor and now a substantive Vice-Chancellor.
  7. ZEMDA also led in the struggle against the open injustice and double standard openly exhibited at Nigeria Institute of Transport Technology(N.I.T.T.) Zaria leading to sanity after removing the Director General/Chief Executive who exceeded his tenure and still wants to continue due for retirement.
  8. ZEMDA’s intervention during employment of Nigeria Civil Defense Corps, leading to fairness in the employment from across the various Local Government Areas of the State.
  9. The Association exposed and foiled an attempt of recruiting people in the NMS/Army who are not event Northern Extraction from the quota of Zazzau.
  10. Zazzau Emirate Development Association (ZEMDA) exposed lopsided/imbalanced appointment of Director General/Chief Executive of the parastatals in the Federal Ministry of Aviation Technology. This attracted the attention of the House of Representative which led to inviting the Minister of Aviation to the Mukhtar Shu’aibu as Rector/Chief Executive of the one of the parasatals in Lagos.
  • Zazzau Emirate Development Association (ZEMDA) was involved in security measures in the Emirate. For example the coming 2 more Police Divisions In Zaria Local Government namely Tudun Wada and Dan Magaji was the idea of ZEMDA.
  1. Intervention of ZEMDA into Kaduna State University crises.

ZEMDA is involved in making sure that the Kaduna State University follow religiously all the rules and regulations in choosing a Vice-Chancellor crisis and unfolding the proposal and agreement for the sale of College of Aviation Zaria.

  • Formation Zemda Vigilant group see 2013 key note address.
  • Establishment of L.G Offices and lunches some Offices in Soba, Kubau, Giwa, Sabon Gari, Zaria, Igabi, Kaduna North, Kaduna South, Kudan, Ikara and Makarfi Local Government Areas


  • Zemda provide Truck and Toyota Jeep for Vigilante patrols