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Gov. Ganduje Appoints Substantive Head of Service, 5 Special Advisers

Kano state governor Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje approves the appointment of substantive Head of Service, in person of Hajiya Binta Lawan Ahmed, who until her appointment was the Permanent Secretary State Ministry of Commerce.

She replaces Dr Kabiru Shehu, who was in acting capacity, after the completion of his service years, with the state civil service, few weeks back. Who has just tendered his official resignation letter, having completed his service years successfully.

Governor commended him for the good and patriotic service to the state, during his tenure as the state Head of Service, adding that, “Dr Kabiru Shehu has performed wonderfully well. He was a worker-friendly Head of Service. We all wish him brighter future in his endeavours.”

He describes the new Head of Service as a dedicated public servant, whose pedigree in the service is commendable and encouraging, adding that, “She always proves her mettle as a refined and core public servant, whose intent is to move the service to greater heights.”

In the same vein, governor Ganduje approves the appointment of the following as Special Advisers to the Governor with assigned representatives :

(1) Ali Baba (A Gama Lafiya)

       Special Adviser, Religious Affairs 

(2) Mustapha Hamza Buhari (Ba-Kwana)

       Special Adviser, Political Affairs 

(3) Hamza Usman Darma

      Speaker Adviser, Special Duties 

(4) Tijjani Mailafiya Sanka

      Special Adviser, Council of Emirs 

(5) Yusuf Aliyu Tumfafi

      Special Adviser, Grassroots 

While wishing them successful discharge of their assigned responsibilities, governor Ganduje, assured them that they were picked considering their zeal and commitment towards the development of the state.

“I hope you will work tirelessly in order to take our state to the next level. As you are also aware, that you all fit the places of your callings,” he said,

All the appointments are with immediate effect.

Abba Anwar
Chief Press Secretary to the Governor of Kano State
Friday 20th December, 2019


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