GOVERNOR ABDULLAHI UMAR GANDUJE OF KANO STATE
Gov. Ganduje inaugurates Kano 50thAnniversary CommitteeKanostate governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje today (Wednesday) inaugurated a 52 –member Committee, headed by the state Deputy Governor, Prof. Hafiz Abubakar, forthe celebration of the state Golden jubilee. Performingthe function, Governor Ganduje explained that the selection of fifty eminentindigenes of Kano on this committee was by no means a coincidence but deliberatelydesigned to coincide with fifty memorable years.Headded “the membership was painstakingly done so that not only some of thefounding fathers of the state were included but also some that have in one wayor the other contributed to the development of not only Kano State but theNation in general”.Thegovernor charged the committee to start work early such that the occasion is accordeda befitting arrangement and organization. Thechairman of the Committee, Prof. Hafiz Abubakar, promised to justify themandate.Meanwhile,Governor Ganduje presided over the swearing in of two Permanent Secretaries inthe state Civil Service. They are Alhaji Abba Yakubu for the state PilgrimsWelfare Board and Alhaji Idris Abdullahi, for Administration and GeneralServices in the office of the Secretary to the State Government. GovernorGanduje said the new public officers were appointed on merit, charging them towork assiduously towards attaining the vision and mission of the administration.