Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna state has appointed Muhammad Sani Abdullahi, the immediate past Commissioner for Planning and Budget, as his new Chief of Staff.
This was contained in a statement issued to the press on Friday by the Commissioner-designate, Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan.
The statement added, “The governor has also approved the appointment of seven other officials, including new heads for the State Primary Health Care Development Agency (SPHCDA) and the State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA).
The other appointees were Bala Yunusa Mohammed, Deputy Chief of Staff (Legislative), Hamza Abubakar-Executive Secretary, SPHCDA, Ben Kure, Special Adviser, Political Matters and Dr Omano Edigheji, Special Adviser, Research and Documentation.
Maimuna Abubakar Zakari, Executive Secretary, Dr Habiba Ibrahim and Jamilu Albani to head SEMA, Special Assistant, Geographic Information Service and Director-General, Interfaith Matters respectively.