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The state Governor, Aminu Bello Masari, who disclosed this Monday while on condolence visit to the affected communities, said the state government will also drill three boreholes in the areas in order to mitigate the challenges of water scarcity.

Katsina to provide relief materials for victims of bandits attack

The Katsina State Government has vowed to provide relief materials for victims of bandits’ attacks in Tsauwa and Dankar communities in Batsari Local Government Area of the state to assuage the suffering of those who survived the invasion.
Aminu Masari

Governor Masari urges judges to fear God

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad, has described judges in the country as prone to health challenges because “they work extra hours.”
The Commissioner for Education, Pro. Badamasi Lawal Charanchi, told reporters at a briefing in his office, that the achievements recorded by the current administration since its inception needed to be reported.

Katsina settles N2.5 billion exam fees

The Katsina State Government on Monday stated that it has disbursed a combined N2.5billion as students’ fees for public examinations including West Africa Examination Council (WAEC), NECO and NABTEB, since the inception of Governor Aminu Bello Masari’s administration in 2015 in the past 5 years

Security: Katsina government taking proactive measures

Katsina state government is taking proactive measures in addressing the problems of security challenges bedeviling some parts of the state.
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APC chieftain commends federal government for siting two higher institutions in Katsina

Alhaji Usman Ado, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has lauded the Federal Government for siting two educational institutions in Daura, Katsina State.
Aminu Masari

Katsina government, labour agree on payment of new minimum wage

The Katsina state government and the Labour Union have reached an agreement on the payment of new minimum wage for the state workforce.
The National Union of Textile Garment and Tailoring Workers of Nigeria held a peaceful protest in Lagos on Tuesday to mark the 40th anniversary of the organisation.

Minimum wage: Katsina, NLC locked in negotiations

The Katsina State Government and the state branch of Nigerian Labour Congress, NLC, were on Monday as at the time of writing this report locked in negotiations over what should be agreed upon by both parties as final consequential adjusted figures arising from the minimum wage law .
The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) generated N39.06 billion in 2018 as against N35.72 billion it generated as local revenue in 2017, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said.

Immigration service inaugurates operational base in Daura

The Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) has inaugurated N145 million worth forward operational base to enhance border security in the area.
Aminu Bello Masari

Development depends on computer literate citizens – Katsina governor

Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State has stated that, the development of any society depended largely on its ability to produce citizens that are computer literate.
Aminu Bello Masari

Katsina government spends N208 million on payment of WAEC fees – commissioner

The Katsina State Government has spent over N208 million on the payment of WAEC examination fees for 21,589 candidates in 2019.

Association commends federal government on transportation university

The Daura Emirate Development Association (DEDA) has described the just concluded groundbreaking ceremony of the University of Transportation Daura in Katsina State as a clear manifestation of Federal government’s commitment toward repositioning the nation’s education sector.

Minister: I have no regret siting the transport university in Daura

The Minister for Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, said on Monday he had no regrets siting the Transportation University in Daura, Katsina.
The Katsina State House of Assembly on Wednesday cleared 17 Commissioner Nominees including President Muhammad Buhari’s Sister Hajia Rabi Atu Mohammed from Daura, submitted to it by Governor Aminu Bello Masari, for appointment as Commissioners.

Katsina proposes N249 billion budget for 2020

Christened “The Budget of Reflection and Progress” is made up of a total recurrent expenditure of N75,579,865,990.00 which is equivalent to 30.30% of the total budget.

Mysterious epidemic hits Katsina local council

The Katsina State Government Saturday debunked news report by some media houses that 115 people died in a mysterious disease outbreak which hit Matazu Local Government Area during the week insisting that the casualty figures being quoted on the outbreak in that local government should stand at 45 reported cases with 18 deaths recorded
The Secretary to Katsina State Government, Dr Mustapha Mohammed Inuwa, on Saturday denied the existence of any rift in the ruling All Progressive Congress, APC, in the state, insisting that those insinuating otherwise are sponsored to do so.

No rift in Katsina APC – SSG

The Secretary to Katsina State Government, Dr Mustapha Mohammed Inuwa, on Saturday denied the existence of any rift in the ruling All Progressive Congress, APC, in the state, insisting that those insinuating otherwise are sponsored to do so.
Aminu Masari

Katsina pays N400 million NECO fee for students

The Katsina state Government on Sunday announced the payment of about N400m for students of the state origin preparing to write next year’s May-June school certificate examination to be conducted by the national examination council, NECO.
The African Development Bank, AfDB, says it has approved a 70 million dollar loan for a road project in Ebonyi. The bank said on its website on Friday that it would provide $40 million, while its co-financier, the Africa Growing Together Fund (AGTF), would contribute $30 million for the project.

AfDB, others partner Katsina on rural development

The African Development Bank (AfDB), the Agence Francaise De Development (AFD) and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) have concluded arrangement to partner with the Katsina State government on the provision of infrastructure, particularly in the rural areas in the state.

NULGE commends Katsina government on regular promotion of members

The Daura local government chapter of the National Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) has commended Katsina State government for regular promotion of local government staff.

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Gombe State Governor, Inuwa Yahaya, has said that he took advantage of his trip to Russia with President Muhammadu Buhari to woo investors and development partners for the state. 3

Gombe begins implementation of N30,000 minimum wage

Having reached an agreement for the payment of N30,000 as the new minimum wage for civil servants in Gombe State, it has been agreed that February 2020 salaries will capture adjustments, as implementation takes effect from January 1, 2020.
Former Super Eagles coach Christian Chukwu has hailed the appointment of erstwhile National team skipper Joseph Yobo after been named assistant Super Eagles coach to replace Imama Amapakabo.

Joseph Yobo prepared to prove critics wrong

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Former Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger, has said Barcelona are not good enough to win the Champions League this season.

Arsene Wenger: Why Chelsea were outclassed by Bayern Munich

Chelsea had chances to take the lead in the first half but failed to capitalise and Bayern’s dominant second-half display saw them run out 3-0 winners, in their first-leg round of 16 tie at Stamford Bridge.
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Lagos targets smart-agric driven tech to boost economy

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has stressed that to achieve the desire of making Lagos a 21st Century Economy, his administration will uphold Smart-Agriculture driven by innovative technologies in tandem with international standards.