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2018 Hajj: Katsina govt. approves N300,000 as minimum deposit

The Katsina State Government has reported N300,000 as least Hajj deposit by intending pilgrims in the state for the 2018 Hajj. The Executive Director of the Katsina Pilgrims Welfare Board, Muhammad Abu-Rimi, made the declaration at a news meeting on Wednesday in Katsina. He said that the compelling date for the beginning of the underlying […]

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Court orders arrest of Islamic cleric over paternity row

The Abeokuta Grade I Customary Court, sitting at Ake, Abeokuta, Ogun State, yesterday ordered the arrest of Alfa Abdulraman Jegede, an Islamic cleric, for contempt of court on a row with his wife, Amudalat Jegede, over the paternity of one of their children. For the third consecutive time, Jegede had failed to appear before the […]

Katsina PDP Chairman speaks on the defection of Gwajogwajo and Musa Adamu to APC saga

The Katsina State PDP chairman, Salisu Majigiri, said the duo of Katsina ex-speaker Alhaji Ya’u Umar Gwajogwajo and Alhaji Musa Adamu Funtua are still members of his party since the did not inform them of their exit as being speculated in the media these days. According to him: “There are procedures for entering and exiting […]

Sandamu Indegene Represents Katsina at the National Quranic Competition

Aminu Abubakar of Sandamu Local Government emerges as the winner at the local government category who will represent Katsina state at the forthcoming national qur’anic recitation to be held in the state. The acting head of administration Sandamu Local Government Sada Isa Rawayau expresses happiness over the development were he urged youths to pay more […]

Amb. Ibrahim Magnet Donates N1 Million to Physically Challenged in Katsina

The renowned Philanthropist and the president Ibrahim Magnet Foundation, Amb. Ibrahim Sambo Magnet has donated N1 million to the Joint Physically Challenged Persons of Nigeria Katsina State Chapter. Amb Magnet made the donation while receiving an award of excellence from the members of the association held at Dikko College Katsina. READ ALSO: Ibrahim Magnet donates over […]

Katsina Govt. Spent N200 million on Islamic Activities – Official

The Katsina state government says it has spent over N200 million naira on Islamic activities across the state. The permanent secretary Katsina ministry of religious affairs Alhaji Muhammad Lawal Matazu stated this at the opening of the 32nd edition of the state Qur’anic competition in Katsina. Alhaji Muhammad Matazu enjoins participants to imbibe the acquired […]

2017 Hajj: All Katsina Pilgrims Returns Home

The last batch of Katsina pilgrim’s participated in 2017 Hajj operation has arrived Ummaru Musa Yaradua International airport Katsina on Saturday. The ninth flight with 566 pilgrims onboard consisting pilgrims from Danja, Katsina, Batsari, Musawa, Matazu, state pilgrim’s board officials and other government officials. Addressing newsmen at arrival, the commissioner for religious affairs Alhaji Tanimu […]

Katsina State hosts 2017 National Qur’anic recitation competition

KATSINA POST learnt that the National Qur’anic recitation competition will begins on the Sunday 1st October, 2017. It could be recalled that the Katsina State Government has resolved to host the upcoming 2017 National Qu’anic Recitation Competition. The State Governor, Alhaji Aminu Bello Masari disclosed this during the closing ceremony of the 2016 state’s level […]

Katsina @30: State’s pilgrims offer special prayer in Makkah

Katsina State pilgrims currently in Makkah, Saudi Arabia have conducted a special prayer session for peace, stability and development in Katsina State and Nigeria. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the prayer session was part of activities to mark the 30th anniversary of the creation of Katsina State. Speaking at the prayer in […]

ATTENTION! Katsina Post is looking for talented Reporters and Marketers (Read and Apply)

POST MULTIMEDIA –the publishers of Katsina Post (www.katsinapost.com) and Katsina Post HAUSA (www.hausa.katsinapost.com) as the largest and most visited Katsina based online media platform is looking for most talented media users, writers and marketers (as the case may be) who are passionate about general blogging with special interest to events happening in and around Katsina […]