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 attention on studies than chatting on social media. The head of the local government made the call when he received the winner of the qur’anic recitation competition in his office at the local government secretariat.…

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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 N15million to Vulnerable families (PHOTOS) He urged the members of the association to feel among to contribute toward the development of the society. Ibrahim Magnet called on wealthy individuals to use their wealth in assisting…

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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 knowledge learnt during the exercise. He urged members of the public to pray intensively for the leaders at all levels to achieve desired objectives. Also speaking, the executive director Islamic education bureau Ismail Muhammad Almajir…

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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 Audi Bindawa expressed gratitude to Almighty Alllah for the smooth conduct of the 2017 Hajj operation. “All praise are Indeed due to Almighty Allah for the successful conduct of the operation. We depart in eighth…

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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 of the competition held at the State’s Pilgrims welfare Board. The Governor, who was represented by the commissioner of Religious Affairs -Alhaji Tanimu Audi Bindawa stated that he his satisfied with the maturity and professionalism…

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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 Makkah on Saturday, Alhaji Salisu Ado Shinkafi, Chairman, Katsina State Pilgrims Welfare Board, said that praying for the country and its leaders was necessary. He said that it was in the light of this that…

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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 State. REQUIREMENTS: Educational Qualification: Fresh Graduates, Youth Corp members, National Diploma, Higher National Diploma, NCE. Must reside in either Katsina, Daura, Funtua, Dutsin-ma, Malumfashi, Mani or Kankia local governments. Good English and sound in Hausa. Excellent…

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Alqalam Imam speaks on IPOB crisis, warn Muslims

The Chief Imam of Alqalam University Katsina, has warned Muslims against engaging in reprisal attacks on non-Muslims. In a Friday sermon delivered at the mosque, the Imam cautioned Muslims against taking the law into their hands. The cleric was apparently referring to rising tension in the South-east where the army is presently conducting a military exercise to curtail the excesses of militant groups especially the Indigenous People Of Biafra, IPOB, who are seeking a separation from the nation. Several people have been confirmed injured from the confrontation between the IPOB…

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Again, Masari assures all non-indegenes living in Katsina maximum security

Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State has called on  non-indigenes in the state to focus on their legitimate endeavours, assuring them that they have no cause to fear for their safety. The governor, who spoke in reaction to the heightened tension between the Nigerian military and the IPOB in the South Eastern part of the country,  said Katsina State is safe for every resident regardless of their relgious, ethnic and regional background. “Let me once again call on and reassure our fellow Nigerians from outside Katsina, but chose to live…

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JUST IN: 2 pilgrims from Katsina died in Mecca

Two pilgrims from Katsina State have lost their lives during this year’s Hajj exercise in Saudi Arabia, according to Alhaji Salisu Ado Shinkafi, the Chairman of the State’s Pilgrims Welfare Agency (PWA). Bashir Rabe Mani in Makkah reports that, Alhaji Shinkafi, who is also the Bunun Shinkafi,disclosed this when he addressed newsmen in Makkah on Tuesday. According to him, the deceased pilgrims (names ,withheld), were a male and a female. The PWA Chairman also stated that, all the deceased had since been buried according to Islamic rites, while their funeral…

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