Katsina Gov’t earmark N1.42bn for rehabilitation of 373 primary schools

The Katsina state government has paid it grant to the Universal Basic Education Board over N1.42bn for the construction and rehabilitation of 373 primary schools in the state. Governor Masari made the revelation on the occasion of the first speech and price giving ceremony of Senator Ibrahim Ida Model primary school Katsina. In a remark, the SUBEB chairman Lawal Buhari Daura said a total of 373 primary schools will be rehabilitated while another 68 blocks of new classrooms will be constructed. READ ALSO: Katsina: Masari to establish 3 FM radio stations…






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Katsina Gov’t begins preparation ahead of the state’s 30th anniversary

Twenty-six-member committee has been inaugurated for the 30th anniversary celebration of Katsina state. The committee is chaired by the state SGS Dr. Mustapha Inuwa. While Inaugurating the committee at the state secretariat, Dr. Mustapha Inuwa calls on the committee members to ensure success in the upcoming cerebration. He said “It’s a mandate of the committee to suggest the time, line of activities for the befitting 30th anniversary celebration”. The SGS said the event will honor invited guess, eminent citizens and illustrious sons and daughters of the state. “It is also…






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Katsina: Commissioner of women affairs donates over N6m to women, children needing financial aid in hospitals

Women affairs commissioner donates over N6m to women, children in need of financial support in hospitals The Katsina state commissioner of Women Affairs Dr. Badiyya Hassan Mashi has disbursed over N6mn to over 50 women and children in need of financial aid in the hospitals. According to Dr. Badiyya, the distribution was made to the patients on behalf of Katsina state governor Aminu Bello Masari. She reiterates governor Masari’s effort toward assisting the needy and less privileged in the state. “The current administration is ever ready to assist less privilege…






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Masari to establish oil refinery in Mashi L.G – Commissioner

Katsina state commissioner of commerce and industry and tourism Alhaji Abubakar Yusuf has disclosed plan by the governor Aminu Masari led-administration to establish a refinery in the state. READ ALSO: Katsina law maker escapes death as his car caught fire along highway (Pictures) Yusuf who disclosed this during the commissioning of the PVC and Vinyl Tube production lines managed by an indian firm, AMPRI Global limiteds in Kankia local government area of the state. According to him, the refinery will be established in Mashi local government area of the state. He…






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Katsina gov’t spent N4.8m monthly in payment of 215 midwifery services

Katsina state government is expending N4.8mn monthly in payment of allowances to 215 midwifery services staff deployed across the state as part of measures to enhance the service of comprehensive health centers. READ ALSO: BREAKING: Katsina assembly summons Mannir Yakubu, Mustapha Inuwa, 3 others over securty issues The executive chairman state primary health care development agency Dr. Muawiyya Aliyu revealed this when he paid the supervision and the general monitoring the activities of the comprehensive centers under the agency. Dr. Muawiyya visited Doro, Kayawa, Yandoma, Dutsi and Mashi comprehensive health centers.…






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Katsina arrests 4 suspected ‘Kauraye’ in connection with the killing of Late Salisu Shafi’u Inwala

Four suspected ‘Kauraye’ have been arrested by Police in Katsina in connection to the death of one  Salisu Shafi’u , 17 of Inwala qrts, Katsina state. Those arrested are Shamsu Sulaiman, 20yrs alias MIYAU, Suleman Haladu, 18 alias MANU, Sirajo Kabir, 16 alias TSITAKA and Amar Usman, 19yrs all of Bayan stadium, Kwado quarters, Katsina. The state command  spokesman DSP Gambo Isah said the victim was reported to have been attacked around the stadium by the suspects believed to be ‘Kauraye’ terrorizing people. READ ALSO: Katsina Police arrests 2 teenagers hoodlums…






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BREAKING: Katsina United trashes Kano Pillars (Full Match Details)

Katsina United defeated Kano Pillars one goal to nil (1-0) today at Muhammadu Buhari Stadium in Katsina metropolis. Katsina United scored their only goal in the game through their star player Martins Usule just before half time at the 36th minutes of the game. Martins Usule heads in Nasiru Sani’s cross at the 36th minutes to help the Chanji boys of Katsina get the maximum points after the game. KATSINA POST recalls that Kano Pillars won the first leg of the match sometime in February in Sani Abacha Stadium in…






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Masari moves to promote religious tolerance in Katsina state

A standing committee in inter and intra-religious harmony has been inaugurated in Katsina state. While Inaugurating the committee on behalf of the governor at the state secretariat, the secretary of to the state government Dr. Mustapha Muhammad Inuwa said the Katsina government has resolved to maintain the prevailing peace in the state. READ ALSO: I employ more than 400 staff in 8years- Katsina FMC Boss He enjoined the members of the committee to be steadfast in other to attain the success and discharge their duties accordingly. Dr. Inuwa also expressed the…






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Group Honored Speaker Abubakar Kusada (Photos)

Kusada local government of Katsina State on Tuesday stood still for Katsina Speaker Rt. Honorable Abubakar Yahya Kusada, who was received and honored at a closing football league (Speaker’s cup) ceremony by concern youths in Kusada Local government. READ ALSO: Katsina state wins national Qur’anic recitation competition At the event which took place at Kusada Local Government football arena had in attendance, people from all walks of life, including the political office holders and traditional rulers across the state. Speaking at the event, the youth leader described the speaker as people’s…






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Katsina: Army, Speaker, SSG destroys over 600 weapons seized from cattle rustlers (Pictures) 

The Presidential Committee on Small Armsand Light Weapons (PRESCOM) has carried out a symbolic destruction of about700 weapons recovered from cattle rustlers in Katsina State. Speaking on a message he sent at the programme which held at the 35 Battalion, Nacinta Barracks, Katsina, on Monday, PRESCOM’s Chairman, Amb. Emmanuel Imohe, noted that there were well over 690 million illicit arms and light weapons in circulation across the world with about eight million of them traceable to the West African sub-region.The arms destruction programme was partof activities to mark the 2017…






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