Katsina State spends N2bn on rural electrification in 2 years

Katsina State Government under the leadership of Governor Aminu Bello Masari stated that it has spent more than N2 billion in the last two years linking towns and villages to the national grid. Alhaji Abdulllahi Tanwa the General Manager, State Rural Electrification Board, made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Katsina. Tanwa said that the amount was spent between 2015 to date, adding that the move was to boost economic activities in rural areas of the state. He listed some of the villages…

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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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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: 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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Group mourns the demise of the Danmasanin Kano, named Tata as his replacement 

A group of Alhaji Umar Abdu Tsauri popularly known as Tata supporters under the umbrella of Tata social media forum mourns the demise of the Danmasanin Kano Alhaji Yusuf Maitama Sule. The group under the leadership of the Director General Abdurrahman Haruna Danja stated this is a press statement they released and gotten by KATSINA POST. The group however said in the press release that though they are in a state of mourning, they strongly believe that only Umar Abdu Tsauri Tata has the qualities to replace the deceased in…

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Tata Vs Katsina Police: Court adjourn case to 25th September (Read Details)

Information reaching us has it that the case between Katsina State PDP chieftain Alhaji Umar Abdu Tsauri Tata and Katsina State Police command has been adjourned to the 25th of September, 2017. This we learnt is base on the request tabled before the judge by the prosecuting party i.e the police who said they need more time to conclude their investigations on the allegations they are accusing the dependant. It could be recalled that Katsina State Police has once again rearrested the popular politician and PDP chieftain Alhaji Umar Abdu…

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JUST IN: Read Governor Masari’s strong message to Katsina people today

Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina state has congratulated the Muslim Ummah over the successful completion of the fasting of the month of Ramadan, and the celebration of the Eid Fitr. The Governor also urged Muslims to imbibe the virtues, lessons and discipline taught by the month of Ramadan. He noted that the lessons and discipline taught by Ramadan could not have come at a more opportuned time than now when the world is confronted by a myriad of challenges, especially bordering on the economy and security. “As a period…

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FRESH CASE! Katsina Govt accuses Shema, others of diverting another N8.6bn

Katsina State Government has presented a memo before the Katsina State Judicial Commission of Inquiry alleging diversion of N8.6 billion by a immediate past governor, Alhaji Ibrahim Shema, and other top officials. Mr Hassan Liman, SAN, counsel to the commission, stated this on Monday during the sitting of the commission. Liman,  said the amount was diverted from the accounts of the Ministry of Environment, Department of Community Development, Special Duties, Girl-child Education and the Department of Almajirai Affairs. Read also: I am not the first to be Arrested I won’t be…

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