The Executive Governor of Kastina State, Rt. Hon. Aminu Masari has Inaugurated a Technical committee on the introduction of Takaful insurance in the state, following the visit of a high-powered delegation from the National Insurance Commission (NAICOM).

Masari said the introduction of Takaful Insurance will provide an alternative to the indigenes of the state who are left out due to religious or cultural barriers.

The Committee is chaired by the Hon. Commissioner for Commerce in the State Alh. Muktar Gidado Abdulkadir with the Executive Chairman, Katsina State Internal revenue service Mal. Mustapha Mohammed Sirajo as the co-chair. Other members of the Committee are representatives of the NAICOM, Office of the SSG, Office of the Head of Service in the State, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Health and other relevant agencies.

The Executive Governor assured the NAICOM of Katsina State Government’s full support in the development of insurance in the State.