• Commissioners To Monitor Schools in Katsina

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    The drive to ensure the education sector is revived in Katsina State has forced the State governor, Aminu Bello Masari, to consider the monitoring of primary and secondary schools in the state by his commissioners and special advisers. Governor Masari, represented by the State Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Ahmed Usman El-Marzuk, who made…

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  • Katsina Rehabilitates 1800 Primary Schools

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    Katsina State Government has renovated over 1800 dilapidated primary schools across the state to resuscitate the failing standard of education, the state chairman of All Progressive Congress (APC), Shitu S. Shitu, has disclosed. Speaking in an interview with newsmen in Katsina, Shitu said the Governor Aminu Bello Masari administration considers the education sector as priority…

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  • 500 Graduates Get Start-up Capital From Katsina Government

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    No fewer than 500 trainees from Katsina State who graduated from North West Entrepreneurship Development Centre in Katsina are to receive start-up capital from the state government, Governor Aminu Bello Masari, has said. Speaking at the presentation of certificates to the graduates, Masari stressed the need for more collaboration between the government and the centre…

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    Cattle Rustling: Katsina Opts For Amnesty, Dialogue

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    …Expends N1.7bn In a departure from the norm, Katsina State Government has commenced useful discussion with cattle rustlers and other engaging in criminal activities through its amnesty / dialogue committee to end the suspected armed bandits’ activities and re-integrate them into the larger society. The state governor, Aminu Bello Masari, who disclosed this while presenting…

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    Katsina Appropriates N140bn For 2017

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    Katsina State Government has earmarked N140,162,092,690 for 2017 fiscal year with N92,431,781,330 or 66 per cent for capital expenditure and N47,730,311,360 or 34 per cent for recurrent expenditure. The state governor, Aminu Bello Masari, made this known on Wednesday while presenting the financial estimates tagged: “Budget of Stabilization,” to the state house of assembly in…

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    Katsina Police Launch Re-branded Complaint Rapid Response Unit

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    The police in Katsina on Thursday flagged off “Change Begins With Me” campaign and distribution of re-branded Public Complaint Rapid Response (PCRRU) flyers produced in five major languages. The commissioner of Police in Katsina, Usman Abdullahi, who spoke during the campaign at the state command headquarters, while launching the flyers detailing the anti-graft agenda of…

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    NYSC Redeploys 373 Corps Members From Katsina

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    No fewer than 373 out of the 2705 registered Batch ‘B’ Stream 1 corps members posted to Katsina State have been redeployed, at their request, to different states in the country. The NYSC state coordinator in Katsina, Mr. John Okpo, confirmed this in an interview with journalists yesterday shortly after the closing ceremony of the…

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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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