By Shuaibu Zubair Tatu, Birnin Kebbi.
The Kebbi state Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Atiku Bagudu has approved the appointment of Mallam Yahaya Sarki
of leadership correspondent as special adviser on media.
The Secretary to the State Government, Alhaji Umar Babale Yauri, confirmed this in a statement on Wednesday in Birnin Kebbi.
In the letter, the SSG, Alhaji Umar Babale Yauri, said the appointment took effect from 15th November 2019.
He congratulated Sarki on his new appointment and urged him to show commitment, devotion and high sense of responsibilities in the discharge of his duty.
Sarki is an indigene of Birnin Kebbi Local Government Area of the state.
He had his primary and secondary education in Birnin Kebbi and obtained Higher National Diploma (HND) in Soil and Water from Waziri Umaru Federal Polytechnic Birnin Kebbi and a Diploma in Mass Communication from Usmanu Danfodio University, Sokoto.
He had worked as a teacher at the Army Day Secondary School, Birnin Kebbi, High Education Officer at Secondary School Management Board and was once a reporter with the Kebbi Agenda Newspaper, Daily Stream and Leadership Newspaper before the appointment.