Katsina: Shema’s Sterling Performance articles


‘Governor Shema does not want to Leave Liability for Katsina People’

‘Governor Shema does not want to Leave Liability for Katsina People’

Abdullahi Garuba Faskari –  Deputy Governor of Katsina State  Most times deputy governors are seen as spare tyres. Have you ever been treated like a spare tyre that can be changed when the need arises? That is not the case in Katsina State. I have enormous responsibility on my desk having to do with the affairs of the state and I’m centrally involved in almost everything. Most of the outings whether in Katsina or Abuja,


Profile: Consistency in Integrity

Dr. Ibrahim Shehu Shema was born on September 22, 1957 in Dutsin-Ma, Katsina State. He began his primary education at Nasarawa Primary School in 1964 and subsequently proceeded to Government Secondary School, Kafanchan where he obtained his West African School Certificate in 1976. He attended the College of Arts, Science and Technology in Zaria from where he proceeded to the Ahmadu Bello University from 1980 to 1983 and obtained his Bachelors of Law degree. He


‘Leadership Is about doing what is Right Not what is Popular’

Before your advent into politics, you were a successful lawyer, an international person, a technocrat; a world-class professional but traded all these on the altar of politics. Did you think you did the right thing? These things are not what we planned. They are God’s plan and God’s plan is always better than man’s plan. I graduated from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria in1983, went to do my BL (Barrister at Law) in the Law School


Governor Shema: Rewriting the History of Katsina State

“I give gratitude to Almighty God for eight years as governor and the next couple months my job in Katsina will be done and by the special grace of God I will move on with my life. I am grateful to Allah, I am grateful to people of Katsina, I am grateful to Nigerians for their support and the support I received from all quarters and corners of my state and the country” – Governor


‘Even the Opposition will be Proud of this Government’

Right Hon. Yau Gwajo Gwajo – Speaker, Katsina State House of Assembly   Who is Ibrahim Shehu Shema to you? Shema leads by example. Anybody that wants to succeed in life should partner with him. He is a leader who wants development for the state. Whatever he does is for the benefit of his people. Having worked in close harmony with Governor Ibrahim Shehu Shema, what is your assessment of his performance? One interesting thing