6 things to know about Late Muhammad Tukur, Sarkin Yamman Katsina
The District Head of Faskari (Sarkin Yamman Katsina), Alhaji Tukur Usman Sai’du Faskari died in the the early hours of Friday.
Below are somethings you should know about him:
1. Late Alhaji Muhammad Tukur Sa’idu, the Sarkin Yamman Katsina, district head of was 9th October 1943.
2. The then Emir of Katsina appointed the Late Sarkin Yamma on the 29th of November 1986.
3. Late Sarkin Yamman Katsina started his western education at Elementary school, Funtua in 1950 to 1954, he later proceeded to to college, Malumfashi from 1955 zuwa December 1957 before going to Government College Katsina and King’s College Lagos, where he obtained Certificate in Education Advanced Level.
4. He obtained degree in Bsc. Business Administration in 1969 at Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria before going to Delft Technological University in Holland and University of Syracuse in New York, USA for various programs.
5. The Late Sarkin Yamma began his career in civil service with Northern Region before joining the then Kaduna State (now Kaduna and Katsina) as Commercial Officer with the Ministry of Trade and Investment where he rose to become Permanent Secretary Ministry of Economic Planning between 1982 to 1983.
6. Alhaji Muhammad Tukur has been blessed by 13 children; 4 males and 9 females. Among his children are Aminu Tukur, Usman Tukur, Yusuf Tukur and Aisha Tukur.