By Isiyaku Ahmed, Kano
Governor of Kano State Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje OFR reshuffles Cabinet with the redeployment of three Commissioners to other ministries and assigning portfolio to the newly inaugurated commissioner who took the Oath of Office at the Council meeting today, Wednesday.
Immediately after the inauguration of the newly appointed Commissioner, Idris Garba Unguwar Rimi, the Governor hinted that he would reshuffle his Cabinet with the coming of the new person into the State Executive Council as contained in a press release signed by Abba Anwar, Chief Press Secretary to the Governor.
The reshuffled Cabinet is with immediate effect. Those affected are;
1. Mahmud Muhammad Dansantsi, moved from Ministry of Commerce to Ministry of Housing and Transport,
2. Barrister M.A. Lawan, moved from Ministry of Housing and Transport to Ministry of Justice,
3. Barrister Ibrahim Mukhtar, moved from Ministry of Justice to Ministry of Commerce, and
4. Idris Garba Unguwar Rimi, the newly appointed Commissioner is posted to the Ministry of Works and Infrastructure
The governor directs them and all other Commissioners to continue observing COVID-19 protocols as enunciated by health professionals. Emphasizing that, “They should make sure that the protocols of hand washing with soap and running water, use of sanitizer, use of face masks and social distancing are obeyed in their offices and homes.”