Gov Masari storms Katsina central market, orders demolition of shops on waterways
The Katsina State Governor, Rt Hon. Aminu Bello Masari has paid an unscheduled visit to Katsina State central market also known as Hajiya Baika market on Tuesday evening following a series of complaints on the management of the market.
The Governor, who was conducted round the market by his Special Adviser on Market Development also ordered the demolition of all shops erected illegally on waterways in the market.
The Governor also ordered the stoppage of all buildings in the market until proper documentation and certification.
Katsina Post learned that the Governor’s visit is as a result of numerous petitions and complaints on social media alleging that the leaders of the market are selling plots of land and erection of buildings on waterways.