Aminu Bello Masari
Katsina State's governor's mother-in-law kidnapped
Suspected kidnappers were reported to have abducted Hajiya Hauwa Yusuf, mother-in-law of Katsina State Governor Aminu Bello Masari. Hajiya Hauwa, 80, is mother of Binta Masari, one of the governor’s three wives. Before her kidnap, she was reported to be living at Dandume Crescent in Katsina Layout in the state capital. It was gathered that…
Those who worked behind the scene for Buhari’s victory
Even before former President Olusegun Obasanjo wrote his legendary public statement and the Fourth Republic’s vice president, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar...
Governorship polls: Masari assures of level playing field for contestants
The Katsina State Governor, Aminu Bello Masari has assured of a level playing field for all candidates contesting in Saturday's governorship election in the state. Masari said this, yesterday, when ambassador of the United States to Nigeria, Stuart W. Symington, paid him a courtesy visit. He said government had sworn to an oath to be…
Suspected bandits kill soldier, three others in Katsina State
Suspected bandits yesterday killed a military officer and three indigenes in an early morning attack on Kasai village in Batsari council area of Katsina State...
Masari presents N200b budget to Assembly
Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State yesterday presented an appropriation bill of N200.7 billion to the state House of Assembly for the 2019 fiscal year.
U.S. has no preferences in 2019 polls, says envoy
The United States yesterday said it had no preferred political party or presidential candidate in next year’s general elections.The country, however, noted that it prefers Nigeria conducts a transparent and violent-free exercise that allows for free choices by the electorate.
Masari, Ahmed emerge in Katsina, Sokoto
Katsina State Governor, Aminu Bello Masari has defeated other contestants to emerge victorious in the state’s All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship primaries. Announcing the results, Chairman Electoral Committee, Isa Adamu...
Rainstorm kills three, destroys 880 houses in Katsina
No fewer than three persons have been confirmed dead and six others injured following a rainstorm at Maibare in Baure Local Council of Katsina State.The incident, which occurred at the weekend, destroyed over 700 homes in Maibare, while farmers lost several farmlands and animals to the natural disaster.
OPSH commander assures of peace in Plateau State
Commander of the Operation Safe Haven (OPSH) in Plateau State, Maj.-Gen. Augustine Agundu, has assured citizens that security agents are working hard to bring the needed peace to the state.
Three die in Katsina accident as Masari swears in new council chiefs
Three people lost their lives yesterday in an accident at Yantumaki in Danmusa Local Government Area of Katsina State while travelling to attend the swearing in ceremony of state the 34 council caretaker chairmen..