Finally! NECO releases Katsina SSCE June/July 2017 results

Information reaching us at Katsina Post has it that the National Examination Council (NECO) has today released the much awaited SSCE for the June/July 2017 examination result for the teaming Katsina indigens. This is contained in a statement signed by the Katsina State’s Ministry of Education Public Relation Officer in person of Salisu Lawal Kerau and seen by our reporter. According to Alhaji Kerau, all candidates who sat for the examination are advised to check on the internet in order to access their result. It could be recalled that the…

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Dr Ahmad Adamu answers people calling him to contest in 2019

Dr Ahmad Adamu who is a lecturer in the department of economics Umaru Musa Yar’adua University Katsina, gave an answer to people who want him contest as the member representing Katsina central constituency at federal house of representatives in upcoming 2019 general election. Dr Adamu who expressed his gratitude to the development few days back while speaking in a reality TV show Labour Room in Abuja said “some people has started asking me to contest in 2019 of course. But I say I have a vision in my career, that…

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FUDMA approves downward review of students’ school fees by over 50%

The senate of the Federal University Dutsin-ma (FUDMA) has on its 24th regular meeting had approved for the downward reviewed the university’s students fees. The public relations officer of the University, Mr. Isyaku Karofi confirmed this when Katsina Post visited his office today 16th of October 2017. Karofi stated that, the senate of the university deem it necessary to review the fee looking at the current economic situation bedeviling the country. It would be recalled that, the last administration of the university under the leadership of Prof. Haruna A. Kaita…

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JUST IN: Katsina State gov’t and ICPC ‘fighting’ over investigation of corruption cases

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) and the Katsina State government are currently at ‘fighting’ over who has the prosecutorial powers over those who have admitted to abuse of office in the previous administrations in Katsina – president Muhammadu Buhari’s home state. At a resumed sitting of the Katsina State high court where the ICPC is prosecuting three former officials of the last administration, the state Attorney general and Commissioner for justice, Mr. Ahmed El-Marzuk sought the permission of the court to take over the prosecution…

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BREAKING! UMYUK lost a ‘beautiful’ student to snake bite

News reaching us at www.katsinapost.com from Umaru Musa Yar’adua University Katsina has it that a lady, Zainab Umar bitten by a snake on her way to the University’s Library died this morning. The beautiful lady, Zainab, who is a spill over student of Economics department was recently bitten by a dangerous snake and later died in the early hours of today. Already, the body of the deceased had been burried at her family residence in Dandume Local Government Area. READ ALSO: UMYUK loss another 200Level Female student Some of the…

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Teachers’ union brings succor to 5 schools in Dutsin-ma (Pictures)

The Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT), Dutsinma branch under the leadership of Comrade Sanusi Ibrahim Aha has on Friday launched the first phase of its Integration Campaign to the post Primary School teachers of the Local Government. The Chairman alongside his Secretary, Vice Chairman II and some other Excos paid visits to the beneficiary Schools to see the condition of the schools and in addition hear from the teachers if having any issue to look into. Imran Yusuf Danzango who is the S.A Media to the NUT chair informed Katsina…

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BREAKING! Gunmen attacks Ibrahim Comassie’s residence, killed 1 person

News reaching us at katsinapost.com has it that two gunmen on motorcycle this evening attacked the residence of Nigeria’s former Inspector General of Police and Sardaunan Katsina Alhaji Ibrahim Comassie. The gunmen according to an eye witness told our reporter that the gun men all in their 30s or Late 20s came to the residence located in Government Residential Area (GRA) after magrib prayer and began shooting sporadically. According to him, after they successfully dispersed all the people away from the house, they then attacked the two mobile policemen guarding…

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Trouble as NUC Accredits Only 3 Courses among 23 Offered in FUDMA

The governing council of the Federal University Dutsin-ma (FUDMA) has solicited the support of the Katsina state government toward accreditation of the university’s courses. The chairman of the governing council Dr. Maridiya Zayyana made the plea when she led the members of the governing council and the management of the institution on a courtesy call to the secretary to Katsina state government Dr. Mustapha Muhammad Inuwa. Dr. Maridiya said, “Out of the 23 courses grant by the university only 3 courses were accredited by the Universities Commission (NUC). She called…

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NYSC offers free healthcare services to 1,000 rural dwellers in Bindawa, Katsina

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has offered free medical services to over 1,000 rural dwellers in Doro village, Bindawa Local Government Area of Katsina State under its Health Initiative for Rural Dwellers (HIRD). Mr John Okpo, the state NYSC Coordinator, disclosed this while monitoring the programme on Monday in the area. He said that HIRD was an articulated programme where corps medical doctors, pharmacists and other paramedics were mobilised to provide services through diagnosis, treatments and referrals to rural dwellers. Okpo said that the corps medical team goes round…

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Army to Establish Military Camp in Safana Local Government

Governor Aminu Bello Masari says arrangement are in top gear to establish Military camp in Safana by the military as part of the measures to secure the Rugu forest. The governor disclosed this when he received Batsari Local Council community led by the member representing the area in the state house of assembly Umar Gambo Batsari on a solidarity visit. Masari said the move is to enhance security of lives and properties of people residing the area for socio-economic development of the society. He further revealed a plan to upgrade…

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