By; SULAIMAN AHMED MISAU, Katsina
Katsina State Governor Aminu Bello Masari has directed the Permanent Secretary of the state Ministry of Information to begin preparations for the official commissioning of Daura public library.
The public library now called Waziri Alasan was rehabilitated and upgraded by Chief Emeka Offor Foundation.
The Governor who gave the directive when he inspected the project directed the Permanent Secretary and the Director State Library Board to meet with officials of the Foundation as part of preparations for the official commissioning.
The Governor said Chief Emeka Offor Foundation has been assisting the State Government and promised to brief President Muhammadu Buhari on the rehabilitation and expansion of the library.
He thanked the Philanthropist for the project.
Conducting the Governor round the library, the Permanent Secretary Ministry of Information, Hajiya Talatu Nasir briefed the Governor on the components of the project.
Earlier, the Chairman of the Foundation Chief Emeka Offor informed the Governor that it was part of their contribution to the development of the education in the state which leads to the rehabilitation of the library.