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Speaker Kusada gets traditional title of “Garkuwan Katsina”

The emir of Katsina Alhaji Abdulmumini Kabir Usman has named the Katsina state speaker, Rt. Hon. Abubakar Yahya Kusada as new Garkuwan Katsina. This is contained in a statement signed by the secretary of Katsina emirate council, Bello Mamman Iffo and made available to newsmen in Katsina. According to the statement, the title was prompted […]

PDP issues strong warning to APC, INEC over Mashi/Dutsi bye election

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) ‎has alleged that the presidency and the All Progressives Congress (APC) were mounting pressure on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to rig the forthcoming Mashi/Dutsi House of Representative’s bye-election. Daily trust reports This was disclosed by the PDP on Tuesday in a statement signed by its national publicity secretary, […]

BREAKING: Katsina gets new Police commissioner

The newly appointed Police Commissioner of Katsina, Mr. Mohammed Wakili fsi has assumed duty. This is contained in a statement signed by the police spokesman DSP. Gambo Isa and made available to Katsina post. Wakili was formerly the Commissioner of Police, in charge of General Investigation, Force CIID, Abuja. Other newly postings were the Deputy […]

Nigerian referees condemns attack on referee in Katsina

The President, Nigeria Referees Association (NRA), Tade Azzez, has expressed displeasure over the alleged attacks on referee in Katsina at the opening of 2017/2018 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). The NRA boss expressed his displeasure in a statement on Monday in Lagos by the association’s National Publicity Secretary, Kelechi Mejuobi. Azeez said that such act […]

Masari empowers 100, 000 women, youths in Katsina state- Says aide

The Governor Masari led administration in Katsina state has empowered 100,000 Small and Medium Scale Entrepreneurs (SME’s) with soft loans to support financial activities in the state. Mr Murtala Ibrahim, Senior Special Assistant to Gov. Aminu Masari on Radio Monitoring, made this known in an interview with newsmen in Katsina on Thursday. Ibrahim said that […]

Katsina Govt. Partners Indian company to construct $70 million irrigation dam

The Katsina State Government, in collaboration with an Indian company, will soon build a 70 million-U.S.- dollar irrigation dam in Gwagwaye, Faskari Local Government Area of the state. Alhaji Ibrahim Shehu, the Managing Director of Katsina Agricultural and Rural Development Authority (KATARDA), disclosed this on Thursday in Katsina. Shehu additionally said that the Indian firm […]

Prisons boss donates relief items to Katsina prisoners

Sanusi Danmusa, the Controller of Prisons, Katsina State Command, on Wednesday, applauded Ja’afaru Ahmed, the Controller-General of Prisons, for providing essential commodities to prisons in the state. Independent Nigeria reports that the items distributed include drugs, mats, blankets, uniforms, berets, line-yards, shoes, furniture, antiseptic soaps, detergents, accouterments to non commissioned officers, among others. Danmusa said in […]

How Senator secures freedom for 60 prisoners in Daura zone

Sen. Mustafah Bukar (APC), representing Katsina North Senatorial District, said he had so far secured the released of 60 detainees across the jail cells situated in Daura, Mani, Ingawa and Kankiya nearby local government areas. Bukar disclosed this in a meeting with the newsmen in Daura on Tuesday. He said the detainees who profited from […]

14 major achievements of late Yahaya Madaki as Katsina state governor

The former military administrator of Katsina state, Col. John Yahaya Madaki has died on the 8th of January, 2018 afternoon in Abuja. Late John. Yahaya Madaki was born in Gawu Babangida in Gurara local government, Niger State. He was nicknamed “jungle expert” after attending a course in Malaya on Advanced Jungle Warfare and Combat Survival. Madaki was promoted to Lt. […]

Masari mourns death of former Military governor Yahaya Madaki

Katsina state Governor, Aminu Masari, has expressed sadness over the demise of the former military governor of the state, Colonel John Yahaya Madaki. Masari, in a statement signed by his Senior Special Assistant (SSA) on Media, Abdu Labaran Malumfashi, described late Colonel Madaki as a gallant officer and gentleman who was totally committed to the […]