• IBRAHIM SHEMA OF KATSINA STATE

    Tension Mounts In Katsina Over Ex-gov Shema’s Prosecution

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    Tension is on the rise as supporters of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and their All Progressives Congress (APC) counterparts in Katsina State trade words ahead of the move by the Federal Government to arraign the immediate past governor of the state, Ibrahim Shehu Shema and others before Katsina high court today, Tuesday 10th, January, 2017,…

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    Digitalisation: RATTAWU Calls For Salary Increment

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    As broadcast media houses in the country  are set for the commencement of digitalisation this year, the national president of Radio and Television Theatre and Art Workers Union (RATTAWU), Comrade Kabir Garba Tsanni, has called for an increment in the media workers’ salary . Tsanni made the call yesterday while speaking specifically on the issue…

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    CBN, Katsina Unveil Marshal Plan For Rice Production

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    Katsina State Government said it has keyed into the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Anchor Borrower Programme (ABP) for rice production in dry season. Highlighting the state’s plan to tackle challenges currently facing the agricultural sector, including its vision for adequate rice for local  consumption and, eventually, for export. At the launch of the programme…

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    Health Workers To Masari: Don’t Delay Restoration Of Suspended Salary

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    The Medical and Health Workers Union of Nigeria (MHWUN), Katsina State council, has reminded the state governor, Aminu Bello Masari, of his seven months old commitment that he would not tolerate any delay in restoring the Consolidated Health Salary Structure (CONHESS) in the local government councils across the state after verification. The state chairman of…

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    Katsina Will Restore N800m Monthly CONHESS Allowances Following Investigation – Masari

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    Katsina State Governor, Aminu Bello Masari, has indicated that his administration will restore over N800 million monthly CONHESS allowances of no fewer than 8,640 to deserving local government health professionals across the state after investigation and due process were applied. Speaking at Muhammadu Buhari House in Katsina after receiving the report of the committee assigned…

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    FG To Sponsor Surgeries Of 10,000 Patients Nationwide

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    The Federal Government is to sponsor the medical surgeries of no fewer than 10, 000 indigent patients of various ailments within three months across the country. The medical director of Federal Medical Centre (FMC) Katsina, Dr. Umar Farouk Abdulmajid, who made this known to journalists in Katsina, stated that 30 of the patients would undergo…

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    Sokoto To Convene National Confab On Girl-child Education

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    Sokoto State government said it would convene a national stakeholders’ conference on girl-child education in early 2017. The conference, to be organised with the collaboration of UNICEF and the Sultan Foundation, will have presentations from experts from across the globe on how to address the issue of falling standard of education, especially female education in…

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    Again, Group Kicks As 80% Fail SSCE Mock Exam In Katsina

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    The provisional results of 2016/2017 alleged qualifying examination conducted by Katsina State for its prospective candidates for next SSC examinations have set the state government and the candidates’ parents under the aegis of Katsina State Talaka Zalla on collision course again. The chairman of the group, Alhaji Halle Mu’azu, told a press conference in Katsina…

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    NYSC Reviews Participants’ Skills Acquisition, Entrepreneurship Devt Strategy

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    The National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) has re-strategised its approach in assisting government in tackling the monster of youth unemployment in the country. Governor Aminju Bello Masari of Katsina State, who revealed this at the swearing-in of 2016 Batch ‘B’ 2705 corps members deployed to the state in the NYSC permanent orientation camp in Katsina…

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