Aminu Bello Masari
Katsina Assembly committed to enacting laws against drug abuse
Katsina State House of Assembly says it is committed to enacting and amending the relevant laws that will curtail drug trafficking, abuse and consumption in the state. Abubakar Kusada, the Speaker of the Assembly, made this known in Daura on Monday when he addressed hundreds of people at the naming ceremony in the residence of…
Buhari in Katsina for party congress
President Muhammad Buhari yesterday evening arrived Katsina State for a private visit to his hometown, Daura, ahead of today’s All Progressives Congress (APC) ward congress.
Masari promises massive votes for Buhari in 2019
Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State yesterday said efforts are on to ensure that in 2019 President Buhari gets 80 to 90 per cent of total votes cast during the presidential election in the state.
Governor Masari describes Almajiri system as un-Islamic
Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State, yesterday, lamented the socio-economic challenges posed by the Almajiri children...
Katsina needs 13,000 teachers to bridge educational gap, says Masari
Katsina State Governor, Aminu Bello Masari yesterday said the state was in need of additional 13,000 teachers to bridge the gap with educationally advantaged states in the country. Besides, the governor who disclosed that the state has a deficit of 16,000 classes lamented that the number was a major factor to realising the goal of…
Katsina APC chairman escapes mob attack in Government House
The Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Katsina State, Shittu S. Shittu, has narrowly escaped a mob attack at the conference room of the state Government House.
...Buhari on top of situation, says group
The Katsina State chapter of the Buhari Support Organisation (BSO) has said that the security situation in the country has greatly improved in the last two and half years under President Muhammadu Buhari’s watch.
The North cannot ignore agitations for fiscal federalism, resource control, says Masari
Former Speaker of the House of Representatives and governor of Katsina State, Aminu Bello Masari, spoke with The Guardian team of NIYI BELLO (Political Editor), LEO SOBECHI and DANJUMA MICHAEL on the state of politics in Nigeria and experience as a federal legislator. Excerpts: Two and a half years in the saddle as Katsina governor,…
Masari: Education is sure way to tackle poverty
With the right leadership, we can still make it to the Promised Land, even with our little resources. People are saying there is no money. Yes, this is true, but we definitely believe if there is money, we will do better.