Ganduje Appoints Abdullahi Pakistan, Chairman, Kano Pilgrims Board, Gali Sadiq Radio Kano MD, Others

Kano State Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje on Monday appointed Board members of some government agencies, heads of state-owned media organisations and members of the Kano State Hajj Affairs Tribunal, among others.

The Board members of the Kano State Pilgrims Welfare Board, Kano State Hisbah Board, Heads of Kano Sports Council, Research and Documentation, Kano State Investment and Properties Company (KSIP), Kano State Library Board are among the new appointments, which are with immediate effect.

A statement signed by Chief Press Secretary to the Kano State Governor, Abba Anwar said while commending those that got renewal of appointments in their respective offices, for discharging their duties diligently, during the first tenure in office, he called on all appointees to remain focus in discharging their responsibilities.

“This government has a focus. And we believe in scientific planning of our responsibilities for the proper execution of both ideals and ideas, for the overall development of the state. All appointees should take it at the back of their minds that our government is people-oriented and should remain so,” he explains.

New appointments are as follows:

(A) KANO STATE PILGRIMS WELFARE BOARD

                       Board Members

   1. Sheikh Abdullahi Pakistan             – Chairman

   2. Sheikh Ahmad Gabari                     – Member

  3. Mallam Isma’ila Umaru                   – Member

 4. Alh. Sabi’u  Lawan Gwammaja      – Member

 5. Mallam Nura Hussaini                       – Member

 6. Mallam Murtala Mahmud Yunusa  – Member

7. Mallam Abdullahi Nasidi Abubakar – Member

 8. Sheikh Abubakar Ramadhan              – Member

9. Malama A’isha Ja’afar Mahmud Adam  – Member

10. A. Gambo Abubakar Kwaru                  – Member

(B) KANO STATE HISBAH BOARD

1. Dr Aliyu Musa Aliyu      – Director General

 2. Malam Shehu Tasi’u Ishaq

          Deputy Commander General Operations

3. Malam Muhammad Al-Bakary

          Deputy Commander General Special Services

4. Malama Ummu-Kulsum Kassim

         Deputy Commander General, Women

(C) KANO STATE HAJJ AFFAIRS TRIBUNAL

1. Barr. Sakina Aminu Yusuf    – Chairperson

2. Musa Haruna Zangon Mata – Member

3. Baba A. Mohammed               – Member

       (Police Representative)

4. Barr. Salisu Muhammad        – Member

      (Shari’ah Court Judge)

5. Muhammad Nafi’u                    – Member

6. Mal. Muhammad Gali Shehu  – Member

7. Abubakar Salihu Muhammad – Member

8. Barr. Ibrahim Musa Zakariyya – Prosecuting Counsel

9. Ahmad Bala Unguwar Gini        – Secretary

(D) OTHER AGENCIES AND PARASTATALS

1. Dr Halima Rabi’u Abdullahi

     Executive Secretary, Agency for Mass Education

2. Gali Sadiq

     Managing Director, Kano State Radio Corporation

3, Lawan Sabo

     Managing Director, Triumph Publishing Company

4. Sa’a Ibrahim

    Director General,  Abubakar Rimi Television (ARTV)

5. Dr Jibrilla Mohammed

     Managing Director, Kano State Investment & Properties (KSIP)

6. Ibrahim Galadima

      Executive Chairman, Kano Sports Council

7. Dr Ibrahim Ahmed Bichi

     Executive Secretary, Kano State Library Board

8. Sagir Sadisu Buhari

     Director General, Research and Documentation