Tags : Katsina State

Bandits Reportedly Kill Seven People In Katsina

About seven persons have been reported killed after bandits attacked several communities in Kasai and Nahuta villages of Batsari Local Government Area of Katsina State. A resident of Kurmiyal, a neighbouring community, Sama’ila Lihidda, confirmed the incident to Channels Television on a phone call Saturday, June 20, 2020. Lihidda stressed that the hoodlums attacked the […]

Masari Prohibits Street Begging In Katsina

Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State has prohited all forms of street begging and directed the continued closure of all Islamiyya and Almajirai (allo) schools in the State. The directive was contained in a new Press statement which was signed by the Secretary to the state Government, SGS, Mustapha Muhammad Inuwa. The statement read […]

Buhari Welcomes Emir Of Daura After Recovering From COVID-19

President Muhammadu Buhari says he is delighted at the news of the recovery and discharge from hospital of His Highness, Umar Faruk Umar, the Emir of Daura, after 10 days in intensive care. The President also applauded the dedicated and hardworking hospital staff of the Federal Medical Centre Katsina and other frontline medical and health […]

Emir Of Daura Hospitalised

The Emir of Daura, Alhaji Umar Farouk Umar, was on Tuesday night, May 5, 2020, hospitalised at the Intensive Care Unit of the Federal Medical Centre (FMC) in Kastina State. It was gathered that the monarch was rushed unconscious to the hospital after suffering from high blood pressure. Two days ago, the state governor Aminu […]

COVID-19 Lockdown: Over 300 Vehicles, Tricycles, Motorcycles Seized In Katsina

Security operatives have impounded over 300 vehicles, tricycles, and motorcycles in Katsina State. The Public Relations Officer of the Katsina State Police Command, Mr Gambo Isah, disclosed this in a statement on Sunday, May 3, 2020. He explained that the 159 vehicles, 17 tricycles, and 141 motorcycles were seized for violating the lockdown order of […]

COVID-19: Nigeria Records Five New Cases, Total Infections Now 323

Nigeria Records Five New COVID-19 Cases, Total Infections Now 323. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed this on its verified Tweeter handle on Sunday, April 12, 2020. Two cases in Lagos, two in Kwara and 1 in Katsina. There are 323 confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in Nigeria. 85 have been discharged with […]

COVID-19: Katsina Confirms Three New Cases

The Katsina State Government has confirmed three new cases of the coronavirus in Daura Local Government Area of the state. Governor Aminu Masari made the announcement on Friday evening, April 10, 2020 while addressing journalists at the council chamber of the Government House in Katsina, the State Capital. According to him, the three new cases […]

Easter Celebration: Katsina Govt Lifts Suspension On Church Gathering

The Katsina State Governor, Aminu Masari has lifted the suspension of Sunday church services with immediate effect. Governor Masari lifted the suspension on church services following a meeting he had with some Christian clerics. The Secretary to the State Government, Dr. Mustapha Inuwa explained that the order follows the government’s continuous review of the measures […]

COVID-19: Katsina Govt Lifts Ban On Friday Prayers

The Katsina State Government has lifted ban on Friday prayers in the State with immediate effect over the COVID-19 pandemic. This is coming after the State Government held a stakeholders meeting with religious leaders, traditional rulers and Security Agencies in the State. In a statement signed by the Secretary to the State Government, Dr Mustapha […]

NCDC Confirms 16 New COVID-19 Cases, Total Infections Now 254

Nigeria has recorded 16 new cases of Coronavirus, bringing the total number of COVID-19 infections in the country to 254. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed the updated figure which rose from 238 in a tweet on Tuesday evening, April 7, 2020. Ten of the new cases were discovered in Lagos State and […]