Gov. Nassir Elrufai nominates new Commissioners, appoints new special advisers.
Written by News Room on May 27, 2022
Gov. Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State, has nominated a new commissioner and appointed new Special Advisers.
This is contained in a statement issued by the Special Adviser on Media and Communication, Mr Muyiwa Adekeye who noted that the appointments were in accordance with the governor’s continuous efforts to invigorate governance and inject fresh ideas to the administration.
Adekeye said that the governor nominated Hajiya Umma Ahmed, the current Administrator of Birnin Gwari local government, as Commissioner for Local Government as the governor’s Special Adviser, Political Matters, Abdullahi Ibrahim, is now the new Administrator, Birnin Gwari Local Government.
The governor’s spokesman said Ibrahim had been replaced by Aminu Shagali, the immediate past Speaker of the Kaduna State House of Assembly.
Murtala Dabo, the new Special Adviser, Economic Matters and most recently, the chairman of the Kaduna State Fiscal Responsibility Commission will be succeeded in that role by Mohammed Jalal, currently a Permanent Commissioner in the Fiscal Responsibility Commission.’
The statement further said that Mr Francis Kozah had been moved from the Assembly Service Commission to the Kaduna State Enterprise Development Agency (KADEDA), as Secretary.
Adeleye added that Dr Jibrin Alhaji is the new Secretary of the Kaduna State House of Assembly Service Commission.