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Katsina APC senator-elect dragged before court over false information

– The senator-elect for Kastina South senatorial district, Bello Mandiya, has been dragged to court for allegedly submitting false information to INEC – Shehu Dahiru who charged Mandiye to the court said, he lied that he voluntarily retired from the civil service in 2001 – Dahiru complained that the defendant …

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Katsina residents groan as water scarcity bites harder

Olaide Oyelude, Katsina THERE appears to be no respite in sight for Katsina State residents who have been battling with water scarcity for over six months. The Commissioner for Water Resources, Salisu Dandume, had earlier promised that the situation would normalise by the end of April. Investigations by Northern City …

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Katsina LGA chairman laments security situation

– Alhaji Mannir Muazu has decried deteriorating security situation in Batsari local government area of Katsina state – Muazu said the level of insecurity is growing in spite of security personnel deployed to the area – The chairman also called on the people to intensify prayers during the Ramadan fasting …

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WACOT Donates Materials to Farmers in Katsina

Francis Sardauna in Katsina WACOT Company Limited yesterday said it has commenced the distribution of tractors, fertilizers, herbicides, insecticides and other farming tools to farmers in Katsina State at subsidise rate in order to boost food production. The gesture, according to the company, is to complement the federal government efforts …

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Nigeria: Gunmen Kill 20 in Katsina Villages

Gunmen Tuesday night killed 20 persons at three villages in Kankara Local Government Area of Katsina State. The affected villages-Dan Marke Z, Dan Sabau and Karya – share borders with Zamfara State. The transition management committee chairman of the council, Anas Isa, confirmed the incident yesterday. He said the bandits …

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Katsina LGA chairman laments security situation ▷ Nigeria news

– Alhaji Mannir Muazu has decried deteriorating security situation in Batsari local government area of Katsina state – Muazu said the level of insecurity is growing in spite of security personnel deployed to the area – The chairman also called on the people to intensify prayers during the Ramadan fasting …

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Police arrest bandits’ girlfriends, informants in Katsina

Olaide Oyelude, Katsina The Katsina State Police Command on Wednesday paraded four women said to be informants, girlfriends and cooks of bandits in the state. They are Bilikisu Abubakar, 20; Rasikat Amadi; Sulie Dairu, 45; and Rakiyat Yusuf, 20. The spokesman for the command, SP Gambo Isah, said the women …

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Islamic cleric reportedly detained by DSS in Katsina after controversial sermon

– A popular Islamic cleric in Katsina has been reportedly arrested by the DSS – The cleric was said to have criticized President Muhammadu Buhari’s government over the insecurity in the country – His son, Murtala, has since confirmed the arrest on Wednesday, May 15 A report by Daily Trust …

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