•Warns against rumour mongering
Masari said this in Daura yesterday when he paid Sallah homage on President Muhammadu Buhari at his GRA residence in the metropolis.
He said to God be the glory that the President was back hale and hearty, stressing that Nigerians would continue their prayers and enlightenment campaign on the importance of peace and unity.
He said he was in Daura to felicitate and rejoice with the President on his return from medical vacation.
In addition, “to assure the president of our support in his effort to unite the country,” he said.
Masari called on Nigerians to place the interest of the nation at heart by giving it the priority it deserves, adding “we will continue to give our unconditional support to the President for him to achieve his agenda for the country.
“We will not relent in promoting our unity in diversity for a prosperous Nigeria, “he said.
He said the Katsina State Government under his leadership had introduced a series of reforms in agriculture, education, infrastructure, health and empowerment programmes.
Buhari thanked the governor for the visit and wish all Nigerians happy Eid-el-Kabir celebrations.
The governor was accompanied during the visit by the Emir of Daura, Alhaji Umar Farouk, commissioners, politicians and other well wishers.
Masari had earlier warned people to desist from spreading falsehood and rumours or face the consequences. He gave the warning while receiving the Emir of Katsina, Dr Abdulmumuni Kabir who paid him Sallah homage at his residence.
According to him, anybody caught spreading false information no matter how highly placed will be dealt with.
“Nobody or group of persons has threatened my life over my action or policies as being speculated by agents of doom.
“My administration is ready to execute programmes and policies that have direct bearing in the lives of Katsina citizens.
“I am ready to do what is right for the overall interest of the people of the state.” he said.