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Kano Governor Appoints 21 Perm Sec, Deploys Others




The executive governor of Kano state Engineer Abba Kabir Yusuf has approved the Appointment of twenty one (21) Permanent Secretaries and Redeployed eight (8) while the remaining nine (9) Retained their positions.

In a statement signed by director media and Publicity to the state governor Sanusi Bature Dawakin Tofa said the development was part of Yusuf’s commitment to rejuvenate the State Civil Service for better performance and effective service delivery.

The Governor’s approval was conveyed in a circular issued on Friday and signed by the Head of the Civil Service, Alhaji Abdullahi Musa.

According to the statement, those appointed include:

1. Aminu Shuaibu Rabo, Government house.

2. Abdul Saad Zakirai, acting Permanent Secretary,Protocol Directorate, Government House.

3. Usman Bashir Maikano, Deputy -Governor’s Office.

4. Aminu Yusuf Kura, Special Service, Deputy -Governor’s Office

5. Umar Mahmud Jalo, Establishment directorate.

6. Kubra Ahmad Bichi, Pension Fund Trustees

7. Dan’asabe Yahaya, SERVICOM.

8. Ibrahim Boyi, Salary and Wages.

9. Abubakar Sadiq Mahmud, acting Permanent Secretary,CSC.

10. Engr. Garba Adamu, Policy Strategy, Evaluation and Implementation Directorate.

11. Muhammad Yusuf Dan’duwa, Ministry of Commerce, Investment, and Industries.

12. Mahmud Bello Bari, Ministry of Environment and Climate Change.

13. Abdulmumini Musa Aliyu, Acting Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Water Resources.

14. Muttaka Iliyasu, Ministry for Higher Education.

15. Sani Shehu Minjibir, Ministry of Youth and Sport.

16. Sadi Ibrahim, Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources.

17. Binta Lawal Aliyu, acting Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Rural and Community Development.

18. Adamu Bala, acting PS, Ministry of Transportation.

19. Ibrahim Muhammad Kabara, Ministry for Local Governments.

20. Garba Sa’du Gwarzo, Ministry of Tourism and Culture.

21. Sabi’u Shuaibu Muhammad, acting Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Special Duties.

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Those redeployed are as follows:

1.Kabiru Saidu Magami, AGS Directorate Cabinet Office to Ministry of Finance and Economic Development.

2. Musa Tanko, Protocol Directorate Government House to Ministry of Health.

3. Aliyu Yakubu Garo, Acting Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Environment and Climate Change to Policy Strategy, Evaluation and Implementation Directorate.

4. Sani Bashir Yola, Ministry of Information to Ministry of Religious Affairs.

5. Hafsat Iliyasu Aliyu, Ministry of Religious Affairs to Ministry of Information.

6. Aisha Abba Kailani, acting Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Tourism and Culture to Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovations.

7. Salahu Isah Habib, acting Permanent Secretary, CSC to Special Duties, Cabinet Office.

8. Salisu Mustapha, Ministry of Special Duties to AGS, Cabinet Office.

Those who retain the portfolio in the shake up include:

1. Abba Danguguwa, Human Resources Directorate.

2. Bilkisu. Shehu Maimota, REPA.

3. Muaazatu Isah Dutse, Council Affairs Directorate, Cabinet Office.

4. Dr. Sa’adatu Sa’idu Bala, Ministry for Women, Children, Disable.

5. Lauratu Ado Diso, Ministry of Budget and Economic Planning.

6. QS. Halima Ali Baba, Ministry of Works and Housing.

7. Kubra Imam, Ministry of Education.

8. Mustapha Muhammad Nura, Solicitor -General/ PS Ministry of Justice.

9 . Isyaku Umar, Ministry of Land and Physical Planning.

The Governor tasked the newly appointed Permanent Secretaries to discharge their duties diligently, and with competence for the promotion of lofty goals of present administration in the state.