Breaking: Gov Masari orders total closure of Katsina border with Niger Republic
In continuation with its efforts to contain the possible spread of Coronavirus pandemic in the State, His Excellency, the Governor of Katsina State Rt. Hon. Aminu Bello Masari, CFR, has directed for the closure of all borders with neighbouring States and Niger Republic
To this effect therefore, movement of people into the State is strictly prohibited with effect from 6:00am on Saturday 28th March, 2020.
However, Fuel Tankers and vehicles carrying food items and other essential commodities will be allowed into the State subject to their screening and test at the point of entry.
Meanwhile people are at the liberty to move within the State
Honourable Commissioner, Ministry of Information, Culture and Home Affairs