Katsina State News Today
The price of onions has fallen from N30,000 per 100kg to N10,000 in Katsina state according to a survey carried out in March. The reason for the crash is because supply for the commodity is more than the demand.
Nigerian Army announced that its internal security-based exercise code-named “Ex Harbin Kunama IV” will on Monday, April 1, commence in Katsina, Sokoto and Zamfara states.
Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee for the Elimination of Drug Abuse, Brigadier General Buba Marwa (retd) has said Nigeria has about 15 million drug addicts.
Ahmed Safana (APC, Katsina) has urged the federal government to save Katsina state from the criminal activities of armed bandits, kidnappers, and cattle rustlers.
A renowned Kano-based Quranic reciter, Sheikh Ahmad Sulaiman and five other persons have been kidnapped in Katsina state.The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Katsina state Police Command, SP Gambo Isa, confirmed it.
The abducted mother-in-law of Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina state, Hajiya Hauwa Yusuf, has finally been released by her abductors after 8 days in captivity.