Pleasant library and book club organises a 2-day workshop Katsina school teachers

Pleasant library and book club organises a two days workshop for primary and secondary school teachers. The workshop is part of the deliberations made at the last Katsina forum held on 10th September,2017.At Alqalam University Katsina. The decision was taken due to the fact that, teacher plays an important role in providing useful and qualitative education and this hence the need to provide a platform where Educationists are invited to present a relevant peppers that would assist in improving and enhancing teaching and learning activities in the State and beyond.…

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ATTENTION! Katsina Post is looking for talented Reporters and Marketers (Read and Apply)

POST MULTIMEDIA –the publishers of Katsina Post (www.katsinapost.com) and Katsina Post HAUSA (www.hausa.katsinapost.com) as the largest and most visited Katsina based online media platform is looking for most talented media users, writers and marketers (as the case may be) who are passionate about general blogging with special interest to events happening in and around Katsina State. REQUIREMENTS: Educational Qualification: Fresh Graduates, Youth Corp members, National Diploma, Higher National Diploma, NCE. Must reside in either Katsina, Daura, Funtua, Dutsin-ma, Malumfashi, Mani or Kankia local governments. Good English and sound in Hausa. Excellent…

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Katsina Emir decries over ‘serious falling standard’ of education in the State

The Emir of Katsina Emirate, His Royal Highness Alhaji Abdulmumini Kabir Usman, has decried over what he called the ‘serious falling standard’ of education in Katsina state. The Emir made this comment on Saturday when he paid the traditional homage sallah visit to the State Governor His Excellency Alhaji Aminu Bello Masari popularly known as hawan bariki. KATSINA POST gathered that the Emir said: “From my observation, the quality of Foundation education (primary education) is going down because some of the teachers completely lacked the method to teach the pupils.…

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Hajj: Katsina Government gives ‘sallah gift’ of N30,000 to its pilgrims

The Katsina State Government has announced donation of N147.9 million equivalent to SRA1.5 million (Saudi Riyals) to its 4,930 pilgrims as ‘Sallah gift’ during the 2017 hajj. Alhaji Mannir Yakubu, the Amirul-Hajj and leader of the state government delegation to Saudi Arabia for hajj, disclosed this on Saturday while addressing the pilgrims. He said that each pilgrim would be given SRA 300. READ ALSO: Trouble in Mecca as 300 Katsina pilgrims rejects ‘bad’ hotel accommodation KATSINA POST checks revealed that each pilgrim got an equivalent of N30,000 in Nigerian money –…

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Read Governor Masari’s important sallah message to the people of Katsina

As Muslims all over the world celebrate the Eid-el-Kabir, Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State has called on fellow Nigerian Muslims to use the occasion to rededicate themselves spiritually, morally and physically so that the country may surmount the many challenges threatening its corporate existence. Felicitating with Muslims on behalf of the Government and people of the state, Governor Masari in a statement signed by his SSA on media Abdu Labaran Malumfashi, he observed that special religoius occasions such as the Eids and Christmas call for as much sober…

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EXCLUSIVE: 6 important facts we all should know about the Late Senator Kanti Bello (A must read)

Today, the 29th of August, 2017 Katsina State was thrown into mourning as the death was announced of former Senate Majority Whip, Sen. Mahmud Kanti Bello at the age of 72. Bello, who represented Katsina North Senatorial District, died in Abuja Tuesday morning and will be buried in Katsina by 4pm. A family member, Mohammed Ingawa told our sources that the two-time senator from Katsina State, Kanti Bello, died in the early hours of Tuesday, 29th Day of August, 2017 in Abuja. KATSINA POST gathered some important fact about the Late…

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Trouble in Mecca as 300 Katsina pilgrims rejects ‘bad’ hotel accommodation

About 300 Katsina State pilgrims have rejected the accommodation secured for them by the state Pilgrims Welfare Board in Makka, Saudi Arabia. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the pilgrims, who were on the ninth flight from the state arrived Makkah at about 4p.m. on Monday. The pilgrims said the hotel lacked basic facilities for human habitation. NAN reports that some of the pilgrims refused to go into the rooms allotted to them at the Dar al Sa’adatu wal Khair hotel, and instead camped at the Katsina state…

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BREAKING: Senator Kanti Bello died in early hours of today

On a sad note, KATSINA POST learnt about the death of Senator Kanti Bello. The Senator according to our sources died in the early hours of today 29th of August, 2017 in his residence in Abuja after an undisclosed ailment. The body of the late Senator will be brought to Katsina later today for all the islamic rights at Filin Samji Juma’at mosque and subsequently be buried accordingly in the state capital. The Late Senator Kanti Bello hailed from Ingawa Local government of Katsina State and was a two-time Senator…

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Katsina: Another set of 126 primary school teachers reinstated after verification

The State State government under the leadership of Governor Aminu Bello Masari has reinstated 126 primary school teachers whose appointments were put on hold pending the conduct of a verification exercise. The teachers were employed few weeks to the lapse of the previous administration in 2015.  The reinstated teachers have received their posting letters and have been paid their salaries for the month of August. In another development, the Matazu Local Government chapter of the Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT) has applauded the state governor Aminu Bello Masari for the…

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JUST IN: Buhari approves the extension of rail line from Kano to Daura, Jibia

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved a rail line from Kano to his hometown in Daura, Jibia local government areas of Katsina state. This was disclosed by Rotimi Ameachi, the minister of transportation, at The Osasu Show Symposium — which borders on the economy and its effects on the less privileged — in Abuja on Friday. According to Ameachi, the president also approved rail lines from Port Harcourt to Maiduguri, Kano to Maiduguri, Makurdi to Jos, Gombe to Yobe to Borno, Jigawa to Niger Republic. Amaechi said the transportation infrastructure in…

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