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Kaduna govt swears in 6 new appointees

Some of the newly sworn-in appointees. Photo: Aminu Dalhatu

Deputy Governor of Kaduna State, Dr Hadiza Balarabe has administered the oath of office to 6 new appointees that will serve in various positions in the state.

The newly sworn-in appointees are Umma Ahmed Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Aminu Abdullahi Shagali Special Adviser on Political Matters to the governor and Abubakar Abdullahi-Auditor-General.

Others are Mohammed Jalal Chairman, Fiscal Responsibility Commission, Dr Yusuf Yakubu Arrigasiyyu Head of the State Pilgrims Welfare Board and Abdullahi Mohammed as the Administrator of Birnin Gwari Local Government area.

The Deputy Governor while swearing in the newly appointees at government House Kaduna, congratulated the appointees for their well-deserved appointments and also wished them success in their various assignments.

She urged them to justify the confidence reposed in them for the development of the state.

DR Hadiza Balarabe also challenged all women in government in the state not to let the government down, stressing that, their performances must continue to be above question.

“It is only then that we can keep the doors open for more women to come in not only in Kaduna state but in other states of Nigeria”

According to Dr Balarabe, many of the appointees who took the oath of office were already aware of the way the government works having held offices in the past.

The Deputy governor enjoined them to continue to contribute to the development of the people of the state.

Reporting by Aminu Dalhatu; Editing by Abdullahi Lamino