By Adamu Aminu
Kano Assembly on Wednesday screened and unanimously approved the confirmation of 4 nominees as commissioners.
The confirmation was endorsed during plenary session on Wednesday, after the committee of the whole House conducts close door session presided by the House Speaker Kabiru Allhassan Rurum.
The confirmed commissioners which includes; Dr. Muhammad Tahir Adamu, Shehu Na-Allah Kura, Engr. Bashir Yahaya Karaye and Muntari Ishaq .
During the screening exercise, two of the nominees after reading their biography, were asked to bow and leave following request by some of the legislatures as provided by the Assembly’s law when the need arises.
Dr. Muhammad Tahir was asked to bow and go because one of his son was shot to death yesterday in Zamfara State, while Yahaya-Karaye because he was elected a member of the assembly, and the present APC Public Relations Officer (PRO) in the state.
Although, Ishaq-Yakasai and Kura after reading their biography, were asked series of questions by the legislatures, which took each of them not less than 15 minutes before they were cleared.
After the screening, the legislatures unanimously approved the appointment of the nominees as Commissioners and members of the State’s Executive Council.
Speaking shortly after the screening, the nominees pledged to work hard as expected by Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje towards moving the state forward.
In his confirmation remark, Kabiru Alhassan Rurum explained that in view of the screening procedures conducted, the house unanimously cleared the nominees presented by the Kano State governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, to be appointed as Commissioners and members of the state executives council.