Latest Stories in Katsina

 

Petrol drivers accuse customs of extortion, illegal detain of trucks

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Fuel scarcity maybe looming in Kano as petroleum tanker drivers vowed to embark on industrial action over alleged extortion and harassment of men of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS). Besides, the...

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Read More →

Why bandits attacked, killed over 30 persons in Katsina villages, by Masari

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Katsina State Governor, Aminu Bello Masari Buhari condemns reprisals, orders arrest of perpetrators Governor Aminu Masari yesterday offered an insight into what led to the attacks and killing of...

Mon Feb 17th, 2020     Read More →

Road crash claims 22 lives in Katsina

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Kindly Share This Story: By Bashir Bello KATSINA – Not fewer than twenty-two persons were reportedly said to have lost their lives in a road crash near Kafur town, Katsina State. The...

Sun Feb 16th, 2020     Read More →

Katsina killings: Two visiting fulanis killed by residents led to fresh attack ― Masari

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Kindly Share This Story:Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State By Bashir Bello KATSINA – Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State says report it got indicated that killing of two...

Sun Feb 16th, 2020     Read More →

Revenge killings in Katsina State unacceptable, says Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the latest round of attacks on farmers by bandits in Damkar and Tsanwa villages in Batsari Local Government Area of Katsina State. The president made the...

Sun Feb 16th, 2020     Read More →

Katsina Killings: Don’t mete out capital punishment on bandits, Buhari tells communities

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Kindly Share This Story:—Says Revenge Killings Unacceptable President Muhammadu Buhari By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday warned local communities in...

Sun Feb 16th, 2020     Read More →

Bandits kill 30 in 2 Katsina communities says, Police

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The Police in Katsina State has confirmed 30 persons killed by bandits in Batsari Local Government Area of the state.The Police Public Relations Officer, (PPRO) Gambo Isah, who confirmed the...

Sat Feb 15th, 2020     Read More →

Bandits attack Katsina villages, kill 33

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Suspected bandits on Friday evening invaded two villages in Batsari local Government area of Katsina state and killed 33 people. The bandits were said to have entered Tsauwa and Dankar villages at...

Sat Feb 15th, 2020     Read More →

Maids as glorified slaves in Nigeria

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Kindly Share This Story:File: Housemaid brutalized by employer By Evelyn Usman It is not difficult to spot them from other children, wherever they are found. The privileged few among them attend...

Sat Feb 15th, 2020     Read More →

Sa’adu Zungur: A catalyst for change

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Sa’adu Zungur was a poet, journalist, social critic, Islamic scholar, and nationalist. He was among early scholars in northern Nigeria, who called for the reform of the society through...

Sun Feb 9th, 2020     Read More →

Police arrest man for chaining, enslaving his two wives in Katsina

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The Katsina State Police Command has arrested a suspected cult member, Samaila Musa, 30, for chaining and enslaving his two wives over a long period of time. The Police Public Relations Officer,...

Tue Feb 4th, 2020     Read More →

Oyo LG chairmanship tussle: Why FG should not encourage breach of peace

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Kindly Share This Story:Gov Seyi Makinde of Oyo State By Mutiu Oladunjoye Oyo State is the only state in the South-West region of Nigeria where the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is in control of...

Sun Feb 2nd, 2020     Read More →

Plateau United, Rivers In Titanic Battle

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The Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) will witness some great matches this weekend with as many as eight games on the card. It is matchday 18 games across all centres. The games, Warri...

Sat Feb 1st, 2020     Read More →

MFM’s Bolus sure of win over Plateau Utd

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Coach of Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries Football Club (MFM FC), Tony Bolus, has expressed his team’s willpower to beat league leaders, Plateau United in tomorrow’s...

Sun Jan 26th, 2020     Read More →

LMC slams N4.7 Million fine on Katsina United, Kano Pillars

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With a view to permanently ending the continued aggressive rivalry between supporters of Kano Pillars and Katsina United, the League Management Company (LMC) has ruled that subsequent Nigeria...

Sat Jan 25th, 2020     Read More →