The Emir of katsina, Alhaji Abdulmummuni Kabir usman calls for prompt payment of salaries to civil servants in both the state and local governments.
The emir made the call yesterday Tuesday when he paid the traditional homage visit to the state governor Alhaji Aminu Bello Masari in the old government house also known as Sa’idu Barda House.
The Emir reminded the Governor that katsina’s economy is tied to the prompt payment of salaries.
The Emir was however happy with the flushing out of ghost workers by the present administration.
Alhaji Abdulmummuni also expressed happiness with payment of salaries so far done by Masar led administration when compared with other states of the federation .The Emir appealed to people to continue cooperating with the administrations of president Muhammad Buhari at the centre and that of Governor Masari in katsina state for the efforts to reposition the economy.
Alhaji Abdulmummuni asked Nigerians to persevere with the economic recession as the administrations are doing everything possible to turn around the fortunes of the land.
Highlight of the Hawan Bariki was the procession of horse riders by the Emir,District and village heads as well as artisans with various cultural entertainments.