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Tasiu Maigari emerges Katsina speaker

Mr Tasiu Maigari from Zango constituency has been re-elected as Speaker, Katsina House of Assembly.

Suspect: I raped my neighbour’s daughter only three times

A 40-year-old labourer, Sani Ibrahim, was on Tuesday, remanded in the Katsina Prison for allegedly raping his neighbour’s seven-year-old daughter.
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Elections: APC, PDP, seven other parties to constitute 9th House of Reps

Going by the official list of members-elect for the 9th House of Representatives assembly, a total of nine political parties will have representatives in the chamber.
Aminu Masari

Katsina elections: Governor Masari leads in all local government

The All Progressives Congress (APC) Governorship candidate in Katsina State, Gov. Aminu Masari, is leading in the results so far collated by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).

Katsina elections: Governor Masari leads PDP’s Senator Lado

The All Progressives Congress (APC) Governorship candidate in Katsina State, Gov. Aminu Masari, is leading in the results so far collated by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
President Buhari visits the Train the Trainer Course organised by the Election Planning and Monitoring directorate of the APC Presidential Campaign Council in Abuja on 28th Jan 2019-6

Election: President Buhari flogs Atiku Abubakar with 1.2 million Katsina votes

The All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate in last weekend’s presidential election, President Muhammadu Buhari, has defeated his main rival, former Vice President Atiku Abubakar of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Katsina State.
Aminu Masari

Governor Masari: You’ll not regret returning APC to power

Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State on Saturday assured the electorate that they will not regret returning the All Progressives Congress, APC, back to power in the forthcoming elections.

Electoral bill: House of Reps may begin process to override Muhammadu Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari’s communication rejecting the Electoral Act Amendment Bill for the fourth time sparked anger on the floor of the House of Representatives on Tuesday following the reading of the letter by Speaker Yakubu Dogara.

Katsina Rep dumps APC for PDP

The member representing Munsawa/Matazu Federal Constituency of Katsina State in the House of Representatives, Ibrahim Muritala, has dumped the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

Tasi’u Maigarin emerges new Katsina Assembly speaker

The Katsina State House of Assembly, has elected a new Speaker, Tasi’u Maigarin.

Katsina government drills 1,000 boreholes, repairs 700

The Katsina State Government says it has drilled over 1,000 boreholes across the state to enhance access to potable water and prevent spread of water borne diseases in rural areas of the state.

Five suspected kidnappers arrested in Katsina

Not less than five suspected kidnappers were said to have been arrested by men and officers of the Katsina State Police Command.

Katsina govt spends N2 billion on drainage constructions

The Katsina State Government says it has spent N2 billion on the construction standard drainage systems in 10 towns across the state in 2017.

Vigilante member kills self while testing charm in Katsina

Audu Maikare, a member of a vigilante group in Matazu Local Government Area of Katsina State has killed himself with a dane gun while testing “gun charm’’ on his body.

Don’t over depend on your certificates – Katsina govt tells graduates

Government officials in Katsina state have advised graduates not to over depend on their certificates for a means of livelihood as the number of the unemployed keeps climbing.

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Chad declares emergency in east after dozens die in ethnic violence

Chad President Idriss Deby declared a state of emergency in two eastern provinces on Sunday after violent intercommunal clashes left dozens dead earlier this month.
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African Games: Organisers formally welcome Team Nigeria

Organisers of the 12th African Games on Sunday, officially welcomed Team Nigeria to “Rabat 2019”, with a flag-raising ceremony at the Games Village located at the International University of Rabat.

Police found decomposing body of farm worker on mango tree

The Police in Ogun State have discovered the decomposing remains of a farm worker, who was allegedly murdered by his boss, over allegation of stealing.

Pastor blames devil, poor tithes for stealing N1.2 million SUV

The Pastor of Jesus Miracle Church at No. 16, Ado-Odo Road, Afan, Sango-Ota, Ogun State, Jeremiah Ehindero, has said he stole a N1.2million vehicle when his congregation’s tithes and offerings was not enough to pay off a N650,000 bank loan.