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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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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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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Katsina Government gives N15,000 to indegens undergoing police training nationwide

Katsina State Government under the leadership of Governor Aminu Bello Masari has granted financial assistance of N15,000 to each of the 400 Katsina indegenes currently undergoing police training in Kaduna state. This was disclosed to newsmen by the State Managing Director of the State Directorate for Employment Alhaji Magaji Sarki who presented the assistance to the beneficiaries on behalf of the State Government. He therefore charged the trainees to exhibit good morals and highest sense of reasoning and also urged them to be good ambassadors of the State throughout their…






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Security Situation In Katsina State: The Journey So Far – From the office of State SSG 

There is no gain saying that the amnesty program initiated and religiously implemented by Governor Aminu Bello Masari’s Administration has yielded immeasurable result in Katsina State, especially in the cattle rustling frontline Local Government Areas of Faskari, Sabuwa, Dandume, Kankara, Danmusa, Safana, Batsari and Jibia.  Prior to the inception of the Masari Administration, the future of the people in those areas (in particular) was bleak, because killing of innocent lives, kidnapping, raping of young women and minors, cattle rustling, armed robbery and merciless destruction of property had become the order…






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Masari’s aide launched campaign to cleanup environment (PHOTOS)

One of the aides of Katsina State Governor Aminu Bello Masari has launched a campaign to clean up a community in Katsina metropolis. It’s called “Operation Clean-Up Yarinchi, Katsina!” The  programmed  aimed at promoting ruraland community sanitation led jointly  by  by Hon. Fatima Y. Usman Katsina, SA Development Partners and Donor Agencies to  Governor Masari in conjunction with  theState Environment Protection Agency, SEPA. Masari’s aide, Fatima said in a statement sent to Newsdiaryonline that “This urban area (Yarinchi)  has been like this for almost 20yrs, a source of malaria, typhoid…






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Katsina: Masari spends over N150m on renovation for government staff houses

Katsina State Government has spent N152.3 million on the rehabilitation of 293 government’s staff houses from 2015 to date. The state Head of Service, Alhaji Garba Sanda made the disclosure in Katsina on Wednesday during the closing ceremony  of a three-day workshop for directors in the state.  He also disclosed that the government had disbursed N250 million as vehicle refurbishing loan to 2,750 civil servants adding that before the end of this year, another batch would be selected to benefit from the loan. READ ALSO: Mustapha Inuwa revealed total amount of money expended…






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