Katsina spends N574m on fertilizer, says governor’s aide
Katsina State Government has spent N574 million on the purchase of fertilizer to farmers in the state for 2018 wet season farming, Dr Abba Abdullahi, Special Adviser to the Governor Aminu Masari on Agriculture, said on Friday.
Health workers task government on salary arrears
The Katsina State Medical and Health Workers Union has called on the state government to pay the 16 months salary arrears owed them.Speaking on the issue Katina, chairman of the union, Hussaini Hamisu said members of the union have been suffering due to non-payment of the arrears.
2019: Katsina State elders to reply Obasanjo’s letter soon – Masari
The Katsina State Elders Forum will soon reply former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s letter asking President Muhammadu Buhari not to seek re-election in 2019, Gov. Aminu Masari said on Sunday in Daura. “The elders forum will consider the possibility of replying the recent letter by President Olusegun Obasanjo to Buhari. “We intend to place an advertorial…
Katsina to recruit 5,000 teachers for public primary schools, says Masari
The Katsina State Government says it will recruit no fewer than 5,000 teachers into the state-owned primary schools to enhance the manpower in the education sector.
Katsina governor fires commissioner
Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State has relieved the Commissioner for Education, Prof. Halimatu Idris, of her appointment with immediate effect.
In Katsina, governorship contenders queue up for 2019
As 2019 draws nearer and the nation feels the effect of the preparations for elections, contenders for the top seat in Katsina State are girding their loins for the internal competitions within their platforms and the ultimate contest in the governorship election. The next general elections is more than a year away, but the fact…
Atiku's defection to PDP will be futile, says Masari
Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State has described the recent defection of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar as an exercise in futility. Masari made the statement in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria NAN in Maiadua, Katsina State on Monday. He said the defection of the vice president would not in anyway affect…
‘Katsina doesn’t enjoy special benefits despite being home to Buhari’
If it was the other time this (Katsina) would have become a Mecca of some sort. Even I (Masari) in my small house here would have become a king. But this is not the kind of president we have.