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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Masari Assures NYSC Members Of Adequate Security, Safety

The Katsina state governor Aminu Bello Masari has assured NYSC Corp members posted to the state of adequate security and protection in their places of primary assignment. KATSINA POST REPORTS Masari gave the assurance on Tuesday while closing 2017 Batch A stream II corp member’s orientation exercise held at the state NYSC orientation Camp, Mani Road Katsina. The governor, who was represented by the special adviser on youth development, Ibrahim Khalil Aminu, said that his administration would not compromise the safety and security of corps members deployed in the state.…

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SOML Project: Katsina gov’t intensify healthcare delivery; says Commissioner

Katsina state Commissioner of Health Katsina state government has reiterated its stance to provide adequate healthcare facilities aimed to improve healthcare service delivery across the state. This was disclosed by the state commissioner of health Dr. Mariyatu Bala Usman in a supportive supervision Tuesday, to Dr. Labaran Doro Comprehensive Maternal and child clinic Kofar Kaura Katsina. The assessment supervision is part of “Saving One Million Lives Program (SOML)” in collaboration with the Katsina state Ministry of Health. The commissioner while  viewing hospital records According her, Masari led-administration is committed to…

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Katsina Gov’t earmark N1.42bn for rehabilitation of 373 primary schools

The Katsina state government has paid it grant to the Universal Basic Education Board over N1.42bn for the construction and rehabilitation of 373 primary schools in the state. Governor Masari made the revelation on the occasion of the first speech and price giving ceremony of Senator Ibrahim Ida Model primary school Katsina. In a remark, the SUBEB chairman Lawal Buhari Daura said a total of 373 primary schools will be rehabilitated while another 68 blocks of new classrooms will be constructed. READ ALSO: Katsina: Masari to establish 3 FM radio stations…

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Katsina Gov’t begins preparation ahead of the state’s 30th anniversary

Twenty-six-member committee has been inaugurated for the 30th anniversary celebration of Katsina state. The committee is chaired by the state SGS Dr. Mustapha Inuwa. While Inaugurating the committee at the state secretariat, Dr. Mustapha Inuwa calls on the committee members to ensure success in the upcoming cerebration. He said “It’s a mandate of the committee to suggest the time, line of activities for the befitting 30th anniversary celebration”. The SGS said the event will honor invited guess, eminent citizens and illustrious sons and daughters of the state. “It is also…

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Masari to establish oil refinery in Mashi L.G – Commissioner

Katsina state commissioner of commerce and industry and tourism Alhaji Abubakar Yusuf has disclosed plan by the governor Aminu Masari led-administration to establish a refinery in the state. READ ALSO: Katsina law maker escapes death as his car caught fire along highway (Pictures) Yusuf who disclosed this during the commissioning of the PVC and Vinyl Tube production lines managed by an indian firm, AMPRI Global limiteds in Kankia local government area of the state. According to him, the refinery will be established in Mashi local government area of the state. He…

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Masari moves to promote religious tolerance in Katsina state

A standing committee in inter and intra-religious harmony has been inaugurated in Katsina state. While Inaugurating the committee on behalf of the governor at the state secretariat, the secretary of to the state government Dr. Mustapha Muhammad Inuwa said the Katsina government has resolved to maintain the prevailing peace in the state. READ ALSO: I employ more than 400 staff in 8years- Katsina FMC Boss He enjoined the members of the committee to be steadfast in other to attain the success and discharge their duties accordingly. Dr. Inuwa also expressed the…

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Group Honored Speaker Abubakar Kusada (Photos)

Kusada local government of Katsina State on Tuesday stood still for Katsina Speaker Rt. Honorable Abubakar Yahya Kusada, who was received and honored at a closing football league (Speaker’s cup) ceremony by concern youths in Kusada Local government. READ ALSO: Katsina state wins national Qur’anic recitation competition At the event which took place at Kusada Local Government football arena had in attendance, people from all walks of life, including the political office holders and traditional rulers across the state. Speaking at the event, the youth leader described the speaker as people’s…

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Katsina: Army, Speaker, SSG destroys over 600 weapons seized from cattle rustlers (Pictures) 

The Presidential Committee on Small Armsand Light Weapons (PRESCOM) has carried out a symbolic destruction of about700 weapons recovered from cattle rustlers in Katsina State. Speaking on a message he sent at the programme which held at the 35 Battalion, Nacinta Barracks, Katsina, on Monday, PRESCOM’s Chairman, Amb. Emmanuel Imohe, noted that there were well over 690 million illicit arms and light weapons in circulation across the world with about eight million of them traceable to the West African sub-region.The arms destruction programme was partof activities to mark the 2017…

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Katsina Government gives N15,000 to indegens undergoing police training nationwide

Katsina State Government under the leadership of Governor Aminu Bello Masari has granted financial assistance of N15,000 to each of the 400 Katsina indegenes currently undergoing police training in Kaduna state. This was disclosed to newsmen by the State Managing Director of the State Directorate for Employment Alhaji Magaji Sarki who presented the assistance to the beneficiaries on behalf of the State Government. He therefore charged the trainees to exhibit good morals and highest sense of reasoning and also urged them to be good ambassadors of the State throughout their…

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