A file picture of Katsina State Governor, Aminu Masari.
Katsina State Authorities on Wednesday acquired over 400 Almajiris indigenes of the state who had been deported by the Kano State Authorities.
They had been acquired on the Katsina/Kano border axis at Gidan Mutum Daya by the Secretary to the Authorities of the state, Mustapha Inuwa.
Inuwa defined that the Almajiris had been despatched from 23 Native Authorities Areas in Katsina to hunt Islamic information in Kano State, a number of years again.
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He additionally famous that Katsina State Authorities had already closed down each Islamiyya and Native Qur’anic Colleges in any other case often called ‘Tsangaya’ and returned all Almajiris to their dad and mom to curb unfold of Coronavirus.
The Govt Secretary of State Main Well being Care Improvement Company (PHCDA), Dr Shamaudden Yahaya who was additionally on floor to obtain the Almajiris stated they’ve been assessed medically and licensed free from temperature above 37.2.
Kano State Governor Abdullahi Ganduje had earlier signed the Kano State Infectious Illnesses Regulation Legislation 2020, to permit him deport Almajiris who’re non-indigenes of the state.
The governor disclosed the event on the brand new regulation over the weekend, when he acquired a state of affairs report from the State’s Job Power on COVID-19 and the fundraising committee on the Authorities Home in Kano.