Katsina Pioneer Female House Of Assembly member Is Dead
The death has occurred of a veteran journalist and politician, Hajiya Murjanatu Katsina.
The 92 year old veteran journalist died yesterday in Katsina.
She was also a member of the House of Representatives under the defunct Kaduna state.
She was elected as the only female Member of Kaduna State House of Assembly under National Party of Nigeria (NPN) between 1979 – 1983.
Before then, she was appointed as a Supervisory Councilor for Finance, Administration, Information, Planning, Trade, Cooperatives, Local Government and Community Development Under Dutsin-Ma LGA between 1976 to 1979.
The deceased worked with Radio Nigeria, Kaduna.
He has since been buried according to Islamic teachings at her hometown in Dutsin-ma.