Press Statement

Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano state has appointed, with immediate effect, heads of state government agencies and departments. Among them are Executive Secretaries, Directors General and Managing Directors.

Agencies like Kano Urban Planning and Development Authority (KNUPDA), Kano Agricultural and Supply Company (KASCO), Kano State Agricultural and Rural Development Authority (KNARDA), State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), Rural Electrification Board (REB), Refuse Management and Sanitation Board (REMASAB) and Kano Investment (KANINVEST), among others.

While directing all the newly appointed Chief Executive Officers to be up and doing, governor Ganduje called on them to make good use of technology in making their assigned responsibilities effective and efficient. “We have to move with the new technology. All we want is IT-based discharge of our responsibilities,” he directed.

He wishes them well in the discharge of their responsibilities.

1.  Arc. Suleiman Ahmed Abdulwahab

Managing Director

KNUPDA

2.  Comrade Bala Inuwa

Managing Director

KASCO

3.  Hon. Ibrahim Suleiman Dan’isle

Managing Director

KNARDA

4.  Bashir Nasiru Aliko

Managing Director

Kano Line

5.  Engr. Garba Ahmed Kofar Wambai

Managing Director

Water Board

6.  Dr. Danlami Hayyo Ungogo

Executive Chairman

SUBEB

7.  Hon. Abdullahi Mu’azu Gwarzo

Managing Director

REMASAB

8.  Dr. Bello Shehu

Executive Secretary

KSSSMB

9.  Yusuf Ibrahim Lajawa

Managing Director

Tourism

10.  Adamu Garba Mustapha Gwale

Managing Director

Printing Press

11.  Engr. Garba Uba Mohammed Danbayye

Managing Director

REB

12.  Pharm. Magaji Dahiru Zarewa

Director General

State Drugs and Consumables Supply Agency (SDCSA)

13.  Mohammed Abba Danbatta

Executive Secretary

Pilgrims Board

14.  Ahmed Tijjani Abdullahi

Executive Secretary

Science and Technical  School Management Board (STSMB)

15.  Ado Bawa Galadimawa Kunchi

Director General

Youth Empowerment

16.  Dr. Halima Mijinyawa

Executive Secretary

State Contributory Healthcare Management Agency

17.  Dr. Sabitu Y. Shuaibu Shanono

Director General

State Agency for Control of Aids (SACA)

18.  Engr. Shuaibu Garba Kiru

Managing Director

Sustainable Kano Project

19.  Alh. Saidu Gwadabe

Managing Director

Kano Zoological Garden

20  Engr. Abdullahi Garba Ramat

Managing Director

Metropolitan Street Light

21.  Alh. Lawan Alhassan

Director General

KANINVEST

22.  Dr. Umar Musa Mustapha

Managing Director

WRECA

23.  Sheikh Haroun Ibn Sina

Commander General

Hisbah Board

24.  Dr. Tijjani Hussaini

Executive Secretary

Primary Healthcare Management Board (PHCMB)

25.  Dr. Nasir Alhassan Kabo

Director General

Hospitals Management Board

26.  Dr. Nura Idris Bebeji

Executive Secretary

Kano Health Trust Fund Agency (KHETFUND)

Abba Anwar

Chief Press Secretary to Kano State Governor