As part of his empowerment project in Katsina, the state governor, Aminu Masari has reportedly given out goats to female secondaryschool students.
Commissioning the project on Saturday, November 11, at Government Girls Arabic Secondary School, Dutsinma, the state’s commissioner for Education Professor Halimatu Idris said the program is aimed at empowering students to be self-reliant.
The commissioner further said that the empowerment program is part of the government’s effort toward improving people’s lives and development of education in the state.
Idris also said that 20 secondary schools were selected from the state’s three senatorial zones for the take-off of the programme.
Inside Arewa reporter confirmed that the empowerment program were given out to only female students in secondary schools to rear for a year for Animals husbandary practical.