Masar bags Jarimin Arewa award
Governor Aminu Bello Masari of katsina state has been conferred with two awards from the 15th anniversary of Nagarta radio.
The awards are Jigon Demokaradiyar Arewa and Jarimin Arewa.
Presenting the awards after reading the citation of the awardee, the General Manager, Alhaji Abdulmalik Adi, explained that the board of Directors of Nagarta has after critical analysis of the records of governor Masari throughout his career as a public servant and political leader, they were convinced that Masari has demonstrated exemplary leadership qualities to reckon with.
He said the station had since two years back organized its 15th years anniversary but because of corona pandemic, the occasion could not hold but that with the improvement in the control of the pandemic, the ceremony came on in order to honour some important personalities who distinguished themselves and contributed in the development of the lives of the masses.
The governor who was represented by the Commissioner of Information, Culture and Home Affairs, Katsina State, Alh. Abdulkarim Sirika, appreciated the good relationship existing between Nagarta Radio and the Katina state government particularly in promoting the good policies and programs of the state government towards improving the wellbeing of the people of the state, and promoting government effort in addressing the security challenges facing the state.
While congratulating Nagarta for the 15th anniversary, Masari noted that the station is one of the leading media houses that promotes peace, unity and stability of the country by adhering to the codes and ethics of journalism profession.
He then assured the management and staff of the station that Katsina state government under his abled leadership of will continue to partner with Nagarta Radio for the promotion of the society.
He assured that the government and people of the state will continue to cherish the award.