Katsina gov’t to establish special anti-corruption commission

Katsina State ministry of Justice has proposed N1.4bn for the coming 2018 fiscal year on capital projects according to the Honourable Commissioner Alhaji Barrister Ahmad El-Marzuq while depending the ministry’s budget before the state House of Assembly’s appropriation committee. According to him, N100m is earmarked for the proposed site of the Anti-Corruption commission site. Similarly, […]


Members of Katsina House of Assembly Service commission drags Masari to court 

A suit filed by members of Katsina State House of Assembly Service Commission against Governor Aminu Masari has been mentioned yesterday 13/12/2017 at the National Industrial Court Kano. It will be recalled that the Commission under Chairmanship of Architect Ibrahim Sayyadi, former Secretary to Katsina State Government has additional five members namely ; Hon Nasiru […]



Northern Derby: Kano Pillars defeats Katsina United 4 – 1 to qualify for pre-season cup final

Kano Pillars have qualified for Sunday’s Ahlan Pre-Season Tournament final after they defeated Katsina United 4-1 in the first semi-final today. They will face the winners of the other semi-final between Akwa United and El Kanemi Warriors, which will be played tomorrow. Fahad Usman’s superb free kick gave Pillars the opening goal after 21 minutes. […]

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UPDATE! Katsina court sends mother who attempted to sell her twins for N350,000 to prison

A 30-year-old woman, Salima Lawal, who was arraigned for allegedly attempting to sell her one-month-old twins for N350,000, has been remanded in the prison custody. The remand order was made on Tuesday by a Katsina State Senior Magistrates’ Court. Punch reports. Lawal, who hails Marabar Kankara town in the Malumfashi Local Government Area of Katsina […]


Katsina gov’t moves to establish additional family support school in Funtua

The Katsina state Governor, Alhaji Aminu Bello Masari has announced that a new Family Support School is to be established in Funtua. Alhaji Aminu Bello Masari was speaking when he received the leadership of Parents Teachers Association of Katsina Family Support School led by the chairman, Alhaji Salisu Isyaku at Government House, Katsina. The Governor […]