By; SULAIMAN AHMED MISAU, Katsina
Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State has said that the recent abduction of 344 Students of Government Secondary School, Kankara was aimed at embarrassing both Federal and the state Governments with a view to test its capabilities.
Governor Bello Masari was speaking while signing the sum of 286,637,781,343.00 billion naira as year 2021 budget in his office.
He commended People of the state for their Prayers and understanding during the Students abduction period.assuring that, his Government would satisfy the needs and aspirations of the people across the 34 local government areas in the state.
Governor Aminu Masari urged people to support Governments at all levels for development and progress of the country.
The budget has an increase of 3,849,850,688.00 billion Naira after reviewing the Draft bill by the state House of Assembly.
Governor Bello Masari was on November 18,2020 presented the sum of 282.7 billion naira to the state house of Assembly as year 2021 budget. Earlier, Speaker of Katsina state house of Assembly,Alhaji Tasi’u Musa Maigari Zango charged the state revenue agencies to work hard for the actualization of the budget and fulfilments of their respective Constituencies.
Speaker Musa Maigari Zango said they would continue to support Governor Aminu Bello Masari’s administration for development of the state.
During the signing ceremony, two commendation letters to President Muhammadu Buhari and Governor Aminu Bello Masari were presented to the Governor by the Speaker on behalf of the entire members of the State House of Assembly.