Tags : Katsina State

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 […]

COVID-19: Doctor Dies From Complications Of Virus In Daura

Aliyu Yakubu, a medical doctor based in Katsina state, has died from the complications of the COVID-19. The Governor of the state, Aminu Masari, revealed this at a media briefing on Tuesday, April 7, 2020. He said the doctor aged 60 died at the Nigeria Air Force Reference Hospital in Daura, three days ago. The governor […]

Corps Member Detained By Police For Raping A Secondary School

The Katsina Command of the Nigerian Police Force confirmed that it has detained a corps member deployed to Katsina state who raped a junior secondary school girl, at his place of primary assignment. Command Spokesman, SP Gambo Isah confirmed the case in a chat with The Nation, on Friday, February 28, 2020 adding that the […]