OPINION: The Not Too Young To Run Bill And The Matters Arising – By Dikko Muhammad

Recent days in Nigeria have been preoccupied by celebrations from the quarters of Youths on a bill that allows one to run for President at the age of 35, and Governor and House of Representatives less than that. This could be the precedent that will dominate the next general elections as “Sak” did in the last one. Right now some young men and possibly women have started charting ways of convincing the voters that it is good to try them. The campaign may succeed considering the dissatisfaction of youths against…

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We have trained over 800 Katsina teachers in modern techniques of teaching – Commissioner

The Katsina State Government, has established nine pivotal teachers training centres to provide teachers with the required teaching qualification. Prof. Halimatu Idris, the State Commissioner for Education disclosed this at the closing ceremony of a two-day seminar for WAEC and NECO invigilators, on Examination malpractice on Saturday in Katsina. Idris, who was represented by a Director in the Ministry, Hajiya Rabi Barau, said that three centres were located in each of the three senatorial zones. He said that teachers were selected from different parts of the state to benefit from…

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Katsina law maker escapes death as his car caught fire along highway (Pictures)

Katsina State assembly member representing Charanchi Local government Honorable Lawal Isa Kuraye escapes death yesterday as his car caught fire on highway. KATSINA POST however learnt that the lawmaker escaped unhurt as only the bonnet of the car and some of the car parts got burnt during the incidence before the fire was quenched by good samaritans. In another related news, Katsina State House of Assembly has summoned the state Deputy Governor, Mannir Yakubu; Secretary to the State Government, SSG, Mustapha Inuwa; Attorney-General and Commissioner of Justice, Ahmed Al-Marzurk; Chief…

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