(also Malum Fashi
) is a town and Local Government Area
(LGA) in Katsina State
, northern Nigeria
. As of 2003, the population of the LGA was approximately 158,000 and the area is 674 km². The representative to the House of Representatives
for the Malum Fashi/Kafur consituency is Bello Masari Aminu
; Aminu has served since 1997.
Malumfashi is the home of Abubakar Aminu, a man known for his ability to lift bags full of fertilizer with his teeth, who has been nicknamed "Abu mai wuyun karfi, or "Abu with iron neck."
Abubakar mai wuyan karfe. Alhaji Aminu Bello Masari served from 1997-2007