From Maduabuchi Nmeribeh, Kano
Kano State Commissioner for Agriculture, Dr. Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna, has been named Deputy Governor by Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje.
The AUTHORITY learnt from impeccable government sources that Gawuna’s name had been forwarded to Kano State House of Assembly for screening.
A two-time chairman of Nasarawa Local Government Area, Gawauna will replace Prof. Hafiz Abubakar. who recently resigned his position and defected to the PDP.
It was also learnt that the former Governor of Kano state, Malam Ibrahim Shekarau, who recently joined the All Progressives Congress (APC) is not opposed to Gawuna’s choice who has been his longstanding political associate.