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    Katsina Expends Over N500m On Foreign Scholarship

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    Katsina State Government has released over N500 million as part payment of fees for its students abroad, the Special Adviser to the state governor on Higher Education, Dr. Badamsi Lawal Charanchi, has said. Speaking at the start of a four day 9th joint colleges’ conference of Hassan Usman Katsina Polytechnic, Katsina, Charanchi said the government is…

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  • 400 Katsina Farmers Ordered To Vacate Grazing Reserve

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    No fewer than 400 persons allegedly encroaching into over 10km of grazing reserve in Safana Local Government Area of Katsina State have been directed to vacate the land. The chairman of the state standing committee for the improvement of relationship between farmers and Fulani herdsmen, Abdul’aziz Lawal K-Tsauri, confirmed this at Safana yesterday when he…

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    Fg Threatens Action Against Lottery Operators , Licensees Not Remitting Proceeds

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    Determined to protect National Lottery Trust Fund (NLTF), the Federal Government has warned that it would no longer tolerate sharp practices that undermine the growth and development of lottery good causes in the country. The Executive Secretary and Chief Executive Officer of the NLTF, Engr. Habu Ahmed Gumel, who confirmed this in katsina during the…

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  • Human Trafficking: 139 Victims, Suspects Rescued In 3 Months

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    …SIX still under probe over use of APC posters to commit the crime No fewer than 139 victims of human trafficking and suspected traffickers, including those handed over by Nigerienne security personnel, have been rescued in the last three months by the Nigerian Immigration Service, Katsina State Command, the State Comptroller of Service, Mr. Mohammed…

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    Katsina Sanctions Glo

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    Katsina State Urban and Regional Planning Board, otherwise known KUDPA, has sealed up the Katsina metropolis site of the signal tower of Glo, one of the telecommunication giants in Nigeria. The secretary of the board, Abdulmumin Usman, who sealed up the tower on behalf of the general manager of board, Usman Nadada, said the move…

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  • Katsina Spends Over 20 % of Budget on Education

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    Katsina State Government is spending over 20 per cent of its capital allocation for 2016 to overhaul the education sector to ensure improved performance and school completion for youths and adolescents in the state. Governor Aminu Bello Masari made this known during the inauguration of third Katsina State Children Parliament held at the banquet hall,…

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  • Human Trafficking: 139 Victims, Suspects Rescued In 3 Months

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    No fewer than 139 victims of human trafficking and suspected traffickers, including those handed over by Nigerienne security personnel, have been rescued in the last three months by the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) Katsina State Command, the state comptroller of the NIS, Mr. Mohammed Rabiu Yaro, has said. Yaro, who confirmed this on Monday at a…

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  • Katsina To Partner S/Korea On Education, Power

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    Katsina State Government has pledged to partner South Korea in its commitment to promote education, power and water sectors in the state, Governor Aminu Bello Masari of the state, has said. The governor, who gave the assurance when he received the South Korean Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Noh Kyu-Duk, in Government House Katsina, indicated his…

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    Masari Calls For Repositioning of Civil Service

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    Katsina State governor, Aminu Bello Masari, has called for concerted efforts aimed at encouraging the repositioning of the state civil service and government machinery. Speaking at the swearing-in of four new permanent secretaries into the civil service on Wednesday in Government House Katsina, Masari said their appointments and deployment are in continuation of repositioning the…

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