Katsina state police command has arrested veteran journalist named Danjuma Katsina over petition written against him by the newly elected house of representative member Hon. Mansur Ali Mashi over a comprehensive report regarding the election of Mashi/Dutsi house of representative by election.
Danjuma Katsina was/is the only bold courageous honest journalist to have covered the ongoing trial of Hon. Mansur Ali Mashi by the Economic and financial crime commission over cases of alleged conspiracy, cheating, criminal breach of trust, falsification of over N120million.
A reputable journalist who is the editor of Al’mizan newspaper and founder of Katsina City News media outlet.
Danjuma Katsina was arrested yesterday & he is expected to be released today according to an unconfirmed report.
The election of Mashi/Dutsi was discredited by local, national and international observers and civil society organization.