From Maduabuchi Nmeribeh, Kano
Kano state Governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has approved the appointment of Hajiya Binta Lawan Ahmed as the substantive Head of Service.
Hajiya Binta who replaced Dr. Kabiru Shehu, was before her appointment the Permanent Secretary of the State Ministry of Commerce.
Dr. Kabiru Shehu, who worked in acting capacity, after the completion of his service years, with the state civil service, few weeks back, recently tendered his official resignation letter, having completed his service years successfully.
Ganduje commended Dr. Kabiru Shehu 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 described 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, Ganduje has approved the appointment of Ali Baba (A Game Lafiya), Special Adviser, Religious Affairs; Mustapha Hamza Buhari (Ba-Kwana), Special Adviser, Political Affairs; he following as Special Advisers to the Governor with assigned representatives; Hamza Usman Darma, Special Adviser, Special Duties; Tijani Mailafiya Sanka, Special Adviser, Council of Emirs; and Yusuf Aliyu Tumfafi, Special Adviser, Grassroots.
While wishing them successful discharge of their assigned responsibilities, Ganduje, reminded 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 added.