Tag: Katsina

COVID-19: NCDC Activates Additional 2 Labs, Bringing total to 28

Henry Solomon- May 26, 2020

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has activated  additional two laboratories, bringing the total number of its laboratories to 28. Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu, Director-General ... Read More

Operation Hadarin Daji Air Components Decimates 135 Bandits

Tanimu- May 23, 2020

As part of the renewed offensive to rid the North West of the Country of armed bandits and other criminal elements, the Air Component of ... Read More

Insecurity: Katsina govt. bans use of motorcycles

Abdul Jimoh- January 16, 2020

Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State has signed an Executive Order restricting the use of  motorcycles and tricycles between 7 p.m. and 6 a.m. across ... Read More

Fake Corps Members Arrested in Katsina

Henry Solomon- August 24, 2019

Six suspected fake youth corps members have been arrested at the ongoing registration for National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) exercise at the Katsina State orientation ... Read More

2,000 Katsina Pilgrims Return from Hajj

Henry Solomon- August 24, 2019

(Photo: NAN) At least 2,000 pilgrims from Katsina State have returned home after performing the 2019 Pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia, according to an official. Alh. ... Read More

Buhari’s Second Term: Daura community, Katsina pray for peace

admin- May 29, 2019

Residents of President Muhammadu  Buhari’s home town of Daura in Katsina State have continued to pray for peace and prosperity for the nation as their ... Read More

Video: 7 Million Disbursed to Youth and Women in Katsina

Henry Solomon- December 10, 2018

Seven (7) Million Naira was disbursed as interest free loan to 700 Youth and Women trained in cosmetology and other trades on completion of their ... Read More

APC Wins in Bauchi Katsina Kwara By-Elections

Henry Solomon- November 18, 2018

The All Progressive Congress (APC) have won the three (3) by-elections held in Bauchi, Katsina and Kwara States respectively on Saturday 17 November 2018. The ... Read More

NIRSAL develops model to facilitate easy transportation of agric produce

inno.korie- August 26, 2018

The Nigeria Incentive Based Risk Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL) says it is developing a transportation system to address bottlenecks in the movement of ... Read More

President Buhari to Military: Be ruthless in fighting bandits, Nigerians deserve peace

inno.korie- August 25, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari has challenged military personnel deployed to Katsina State, saddled with the task of fighting bandits in Zamfara, to be `as ruthless as ... Read More

President Buhari Pledges to Assist Visually-Impaired Corps Member

Henry Solomon- August 22, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari has pledged to personally assist a visually-impaired National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) member, Okenala Ahmed, currently deployed to Daura, Katsina State. The ... Read More

Bye Elections Update: APC Wins in Bauchi, Katsina, Kogi

Henry Solomon- August 12, 2018

The All Progressive Congress (APC) candidate, Mr Lawan Gumau,has won the Bauchi South Senatorial District By-election, held on Saturday. Announcing the result in Bauchi on ... Read More

FEC Approves $150m W/Bank Credit Facility For Polio Eradication

Abdul Jimoh- August 8, 2018

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the acquisition of 150 million-dollar World Bank credit facility to support polio eradication in Nigeria. Finance Minister Kemi ... Read More

FG to upgrade Weights and Measures Dept. to protect consumers, control fraud

inno.korie- March 22, 2018

Mr Edet Akpan, the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of  Industry, Trade and Investment, says the Federal Government is working toward upgrading the Weights and Measures Department to protect ... Read More

NGO, US Embassy Begin Agricultural Empowerment Programme for 150 Youths in Katsina

Henry Solomon- March 9, 2018

An NGO in Katsina state, known as R.H. Equipt, has begun training of 150 unemployed youths on agricultural entrepreneurship in Daura to reduce unemployment and ... Read More

Sultan Tasks Politicians On Improving Lives Of Nigerians

Abdul Jimoh- December 12, 2017

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, on Tuesday urged politicians to work toward improving the lives of Nigerians. Abubakar made the call in ... Read More