Dr Ahmad Adamu answers people calling him to contest in 2019

Dr Ahmad Adamu who is a lecturer in the department of economics Umaru Musa Yar’adua University Katsina, gave an answer to people who want him contest as the member representing Katsina central constituency at federal house of representatives in upcoming 2019 general election. Dr Adamu who expressed his gratitude to the development few days back while speaking in a reality TV show Labour Room in Abuja said “some people has started asking me to contest in 2019 of course. But I say I have a vision in my career, that…

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Read what Masari said about attack on Ibrahim Coommasie’s residence

Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State has issued a statement condemning the attack on a former Inspector General of Police (IG) and Sardauna Katsina, Alhaji Ibrahim Commassie’s residence at Katsina GRA Saturday night by unidentified gunmen, which led to the death of a police officer with another one seriously injured. This is contained in a statement signed by the governor’s media aide, Abdu Labaran Malumfashi, in Katsina on Sunday. Governor Masari described the attack as dastardly, callous and cowardly, vowing that all those behind the targeted attack would be…

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Governor Masari bags important fellowship award

Governor Aminu Bello Masari has been conferred with the fellowship of the National Institute for Legislative Studies (NILS) Abuja. The Speaker of the Federal House of Representatives Right Honourable Yakubu Dogara presented the conferment letter to Governor Aminu Masari. Other recipients of the NILS fellowship award were former Presidents of the Senate Dr Joseph Wayas and Senator Ken Nnamani. The rest were former Deputy President of the Senate Alhaji Ibrahim Mantu as well as a former Speaker of the House Rt Honourable Ghali Umar Na’abba. The event took place at…

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Tata sends strong message to Katsina Ex-Governor, Shema

The Katsina popular politician, philanthropist Alhaji Umar Abdu Tsauri popularly known as Tata has send a strong advise to Katsina immediate past Governor Ibrahim Shema in a lenghty article he wrote few days back and which appeared on KATSINA POST commenting on the rumors going round of some PDP big men on the verge of joining the APC. In the write up, Alhaji Umar Tata advised the Katsina Ex Governor to come back to his people because according to him, they are ‘in desperate need of leadership’. According to him, Shema…

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Gov. Masari deserves commendation from ‘all and sundry’ – Katsina Ex-Speaker

Alhaji Aliyu Muduru, the immediate past Speaker of Katsina State House of Assembly, has commended Gov. Aminu Masari on his developmental projects in the state. Muduru, who spoke with newsmen on Wednesday in Abuja, said he was particularly excited over projects sited in his constituency of Mani Local Government Area ( LGA ). According to Muduru, who is presently representing Mani LGA in the Katsina House of Assembly on the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC) said that Masari was measuring up to the expectations of Katsina people. “I invite…

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Sa’idu Barda heads Katsina’s 37-member committee on restructuring

The Katsina State government has inaugurated a 37-member technical  committee on restructuring under former governor Saidu Barda. Inaugurating the committee, Governor Aminu Masari listed the terms of reference of the committee to include collating and examining views and opinions of the people of the state on the clamour for restructuring of the country. Others were to come up with a working document expressing the position of the state on issues and to co-opt any individual who might assist in the successful conduct of its assignment. In another related development, the…

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Katsina assembly extends tenure of LG chairmen to 3 years

The Katsina State House of Assembly has amended the State Local  Government Law, 2012, by extending the tenure of local government chairmen by one year: from two to three years. Equally, the assembly has introduced qualification to the power of the governor on appointing a transition committee or sole administrators subject to the confirmation of the house. This was part of the report submitted to the house by its local government and chieftaincy committee that deliberated on the bill. Presenting the report on the floor of the house, Garba Dankanjiba…

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Katsina State spends N2bn on rural electrification in 2 years

Katsina State Government under the leadership of Governor Aminu Bello Masari stated that it has spent more than N2 billion in the last two years linking towns and villages to the national grid. Alhaji Abdulllahi Tanwa the General Manager, State Rural Electrification Board, made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Katsina. Tanwa said that the amount was spent between 2015 to date, adding that the move was to boost economic activities in rural areas of the state. He listed some of the villages…

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Women leader in Batsari dumps PDP to APC over Masari’s exemplary leadership

Powerful politician  and women leader Hajiya Jari Bala Batsari has dumped Peoples Democratic Party (PDP  to All Peoples Congress (APC)  in Batsari Local Government Area of Katsina state. Hajiya Jari has later received her membership card at the APC office in Basari Local Government area. In her address shortly after receiving the new membership card, Hajiya Jari Bala said “the decision of dumping PDP to APC was because of the APC’s good manifestos and governor Masari’s leadership style. She commended the effort of Governor Aminu Bello Masari for showing exemplary…

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Teachers recruitment: Scholar sends strong message to Governor Masari

Pay Teacher’s Salaries on Time To Ensure Quality Education; Scholar Urges Government In Katsina Government at all levels have been urged to ensure regular payment of teachers’ salaries and benefits as suitable way of boosting educational sector. The director of baitul Qur’an wal-arabiyya school Kobren Dorowa quarters Katsina MalamMuhammad Salisu made the call at the graduation ceremony in Katsina. Malam Muhammad Salaisu also call the Government to recruit professional teachers and ensure consistent provision of schools instructional materials for better education. In another related development, Like Kaduna, a group which…

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