Governor Dikko Umaru Radda has directed all ministries, Departments and Agencies of the Katsina State Government to forthwith adopt the Treasury Single Account, TSA, for all their transactions.
Radda gave the marching order in a circular dated 3rd July 2023, which he personally signed , and titled: “Treasury Single Account Direction Notice 2023”.
He further directed the State Accountant General to prescribe the frame work within which Ministries, Departments and Agencies shall conduct their bank management under the TSA.
According to the Governor the Commissioner for Finance, Accountant General and the Auditor General shall ensure compliance to this Direction .
A statement by Ibrahim Kaula Mohammed, the spokesperson for the Katsina State Governor, said the directive by Mal. Radda was in exercise of the power conferred on him by the provisions of Section 5(2) of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 as amended and all other powers enabling him on that behalf.