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Kano Assembly swears-in new Deputy Speaker

The member representing Kiru local government area, Kabiru Hassan Dashi has emerged as the new deputy speaker at the Kano state house of assembly.

The confirmation followed the resignation of the former deputy speaker, Zubairu Hamza Massu who defected to NNPP. Which necessitated the speaker Hamisu Ibrahim Chidari to call for the nomination of a new deputy speaker, during plenary session.

The adoption was a sequel to the nomination by Saleh Ahmed Marke seconded by Nuhu Abdullahi Acika

The house unanimously adopted the nomination and confirmed the appointment of the new deputy speaker.

In his acceptance speech, Dashi reiterated his commitment to working assiduously in discharging his responsibility.

Reporting by Khadijah Aliyu; Editing by Tina Oyinsan