Major General Hassan Usman: 22 years ago, Katsina lost one of her founding fathers (Read History)

Hassan Katsina (31 March 1933 – 24 July 1995) was a Nigerian Army Major General and son of Usman Nagogo, the Emir of Katsinafrom 1944 to 1981. He was governor of the Northern Region of Nigeria from 1966 to 1967. During the Nigerian civil war, he was the Chief of Staff, Army and later became the deputy Chief of Staff, Supreme Headquarters under the administration of General Yakubu Gowon. Early life and education Hassan Usman Katsina was born in Katsina to the royal house of Nagogo in 1933. He attended Kankiya Elementary School and Katsina Middle School. After finishing middle school, he went…

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Katsina govt reveals why “L.G staff” verification Exercise Continues

The ongoing local government staff verification exercise has commenced in Kurfi Local government area. The permanent commissioner of the local government service commission Sule Usman Mani said it was aimed at having an accurate data of staff in the area. READ ALSO: Masari approves N54.2m for the rehabilitation of 2 primary schools in these LGAs (Read) He denied the insinuation that the exercise was initiated to retrench the local government staff but rather to ensure proper record keeping. In a remark, head of Kurfi Local Government administration Lawal Ahmad Danja pledge…

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