Katsina State Government is in the news and its not for the right reasons. There is a trending document where the governor approved employment for what they called special assistant “Modern Singers.”
The letter of engagement addressed to Ukashatu Suleiman is dated October 3 and signed by Secretary to the State Government (SSG) Mustapha Inuwa.
The letter reads in part: “I have the pleasure to convey the approval of his excellency the Governor of Katsina State Rt. Hon. Aminu Bello Masari, CFR for your appointment as special assistant Modern Singers,” the SSG wrote.
Politicos has not confirmed what exactly will the job function of this appointee be.
Governor Masari was Speaker of the House of Representatives years back. He aspired to be governor of the state in 2011 but lost. He won in 2015.
Katsina, home of President Muhammadu Buhari battles with serious security breaches which forced the State government to enter into discussion with bandits and kidnappers. The state is equally home to large number of out of school children.