REVEALED! Katsina Govt targets ‘only’ science courses teachers in recruitment exercise

The ongoing teacher’s recruitment exercise targeted at teachers with science-based qualification. The commissioner for education Professor Halimatussadiya Idris disclosed this when she led directors of education ministry to the three zonal quality assurance office during the conduct of recruitment exercise. She said the list of the interview of humanity courses to be communicated soon. READ ALSO: JUST IN: Federal university Dutsin-ma announced 120 as cut-off marks, post-UTME fee The commissioner also directed the chairmen of the panel to reconsider the science related candidates whose names were omitted from the list. She…

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JUST IN: Federal university Dutsin-ma announced 120 as cut-off marks, post-UTME fee

The Federal University, Dutsin-ma in Katsina State has obeyed the Joint Admission and Matricution Board (JAMB) directives and pegged her cut-off marks in 2017/2018 academic session as 120. This is contained in a statement signed by the school registrar Aliyu Dalhat Kankia and seen by KATSINA POST. In the latter, the registrar of the university also invites all candidates who chose the FUDMA as their first choice for immediately begins online registration for Post-UTME screening exercise. READ ALSO: UMYUK agrees 170 Cut-Off mark, fixed Post UTME date For Direct Entry…

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President Buhari thanks Katsina gov’t, Emirate councils for the role in his Sallah vacation

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed appreciation with the warm reception offered to him by Katsina state government, Daura and Katsina emirate councils at his 7 days sallah vacation in Daura. Buhari expressed the happiness shortly before departure to Abuja at Daura helipad. The president left Daura helipad by 10:24am Wednesday morning accompanied by his wife Aisha Muhammadu Buhari together with his close family members, aides and security personnel. The president also said “His visit recorded success as he met with well-wisher, family members, friends, politicians amongst others”.

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We’re just waiting for 2019 to take-over from APC, Masari – Majigiri

The Katsina State chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Salisu Majigiri, says the Governor Aminu Masari-led government is fast losing track through his unpopular policies and programmes. Majigiri, who said this during an interview with Daily Trust, stated that the increasing inadequacies of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) was making it easy for the PDP to reclaim power in 2019. He said the PDP is just waiting to displace the APC because the people are already tired of the new administration, having seen the clear difference in terms…

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I cut grass and sell to feed myself as a child – Governor Masari

Governor Masari said he has to cut grass to put breakfast on his table the following morning before going to school. The Governor made this known during the maiden matriculation of about 136 students of the Katsina State Institute of Technology and Management, KSITM, Vanguard News paper reports. He urged the students to strive for themselves, utilise positive opportunities that comes their way positively instead of waiting for help to come from someone. According to him, “On holidays get something doing. Sell sugarcane, maybe you need only N1,000 to start…

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Katsina: APC, PDP re-launched massive social media campaigns against 2019

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Katsina State have re-launched massive social media campaigns purportedly to woo supporters. Daily Trust observed that there has been increased politicking by both parties, using different names in a move to woo the young ones ahead of the 2019 general elections. Every day, facebook, whatsapp, and twitter accounts of the two parties are doling out criticisms, commendations and achievements of their respective parties in a move to draw attention. During the Sallah break, the PDP social…

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Katsina teachers recruitment interview begins today

The news reaching us at KATSINA POST has it that the Katsina State teachers recruitment interview begins today 6th of September, 2017 at all the 7 education zonal centers across the state. The interview according to our sources will last for a period of 3 days during which successful candidates whose names appeared on the final list will be interviewed as a last step before giving them appointment letters and their subsequent deployment to various schools across the state. READ ALSO: Katsina State to retrain 15,000 unqualified teachers It could…

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Aisha Buhari offers 6-year scholarship to 60 orphans in Daura

The wife of the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria Muhammadu Buhari, Aisha Buhari has provided a six-year scholarship to 60 orphans from primary one to six in Daura, to promote education and increase her access to the less-privileged children in the society. KATSINA POST learnt that the first lady said this is part of her effort to bring succor to the less privilege and also to complement government efforts towards restoring the lost glory of education in the state. on his part, while granting interview to newsmen, the…

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Katsina: Masari vows to ‘seriously’ deal with rumor mongers

Gov. Aminu Masari on Saturday warned people that specialised in spreading falsehood and rumours to immediately desist from doing so or face the consequences. Masari gave the warning while receiving the Emir of Katsina, Dr Abdulmumuni Kabir who paid him Sallah homage at his residence. According to him, anybody caught spreading false information no matter how highly placed will be dealt with. “Nobody or group of persons has threatened my life over my action or policies as being speculated by agents of doom. “My administration is ready to execute programmes…

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Finally! Masari reacts angrily to GRA mosque’s eid pre-sermon (Read)

I cannot be intimidated or coerced by anyone or group of people to do their bidding to the detriment of the people of Katsina, Governor Aminu Masari has said. Masari, who appeared to be reacting to a sermon by a religious sect during the Eid prayers, noted that God destined him to be governor at this time and that he is a leader for all, Dailytrust reports. “Nobody, I repeat, nobody can intimidate or coerce me in my efforts at pushing the state forward. Remember, I am an orphan and…

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