Tata promised Funtua zone 3 higher institutions, football academy if elected Katsina governor
By Usman Maawuya
The gubernatorial aspirant under the shade of the largest opposition party, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has promised Funtua senatorial zone four (4) tertiary institutions if elected as a governor of Katsina state.
This was made known through the aspirant Facebook timeline.
Alhaji Abdu Umar Tsaur (Tata) assured that he is going to build college of Agriculture, west African football academy, college of medicine and film production institutes within the axis of Funtua zone.
According to Tsauri, the idea of the institutions is aimed at economic development and nation building. ” these are my promises by God grace, for the progress of our region in knowledge and economic standardization” he added.
Alhaji Abdu Umar contested against the incumbent governor of Katsina state Alhaji Aminu Bello Masari in the precedent 2015 general elections.
It could be recalled that, since the proposal of the transport university has made by the federal government, people from the Funtua zone has been appealing the government to situate it within their geographical location.