Masari pushes for collective dialogue with bandits in North-West
Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State says, for dialogue and amnesty programme for cattle rustlers and bandits in the Northwest to succeed, it must involve all state governments in the zone.
Masari swears in Attorney General
Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State on Friday swore in, Mr. Ahmad El-Marzuq, the re-appointed Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice for the state.
Masari reappoints SGS, media adviser
Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State has approved the re-appointment of Alhaji Mustapha Inuwa as Secretary to the Government of the State (SGS). Alhaji Falalu Bawale, the Director Administration, Government House, made this known in a statement on Saturday in Katsina. According to the Bawale, the governor has also reappointed Mr Muntari Lawal as Permanent…
Insecurity, my greatest headache in last term, says Masari
Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State has said that insecurity posed the most pressing challenge his administration faced...
Security: Buhari meets Northern governors
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday met behind closed doors with members of the Northern Governors’ Forum at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Speaking to State House correspondents at the end of the meeting, Gov. Aminu Masari, said that the governors were in the villa to seek presidential intervention in addressing the menace of Boko Haram in…
World Bank earmarks $5m for water projects in Katsina State
The World Bank has set aside $5 million, an equivalent of N1.8 billion for execution of 105 water management projects in Katsina State. Task Team Lead of the Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Management Project (NEWMAP), Dr. Amos Abu, stated this yesterday during the project’s launch in the state. Abu said 20 states have NEWMAP projects…
Masari’s Mother-In-Law Regains Freedom
Hajiya Maistiyari, mother-in-law to Katsina State Governor, Aminu Masari has been released by her abductors, police in the state have confirmed.
Kidnappers release mother-in-law to Katsina governor —police
The Katsina State Police Command has confirmed the release of the mother-in-law to Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State, Hajiya Hauwa Yusuf. Hajiya Hauwa, the mother to one of the governor’s wives, Hajiya Binta, was abducted one week ago at her residence in Katsina metropolis.
I want to live legacy of free, fair elections in Nigeria, says Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari has declared that he would want to be remembered as a leader who kept his word that elections in Nigeria must be free, fair and credible. Malam Garba Shehu, the President’s spokesperson in a statement in Abuja, said President Buhari made this known he received Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State at…
APC's Masari wins Katsina governorship election
Katsina State All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate, Aminu Bello Masari, has won the governorship election held on Saturday. Masari, is also the incumbent state governor, polled 1,178,864 votes to emerge as the winner of the exercise. The Independent National Electoral Commission's (INEC) Returning Officer for the governorship election in Katsina, Prof. Abdullahi Abdulmuminu, announced…