Dauda Lawal, the governor of Zamfara State, has given his approval for the hiring of new agency heads and more personnel for the government’s Urban Renewal initiative.
The appointments were made as part of the Zamfara State Government’s commitment to ensuring the accomplishment of the state’s infrastructure and urban renewal projects and to enhancing methods of raising money for the State.
The appointments were made public in Gusau by the Secretary to the State Government, Mallam Abubakar Nakwada, according to a statement released on Tuesday by the governor’s spokesperson, Sulaiman Bala Idris.
He noted that the appointments include those of the Executive Secretaries for Zamfara Geographic Information Services (ZAGIS) and Zamfara Urban and Regional Planning Board (ZUREPB).
The statement said, “The Governor approved the appointment of Abubakar Muhammad T/Mafara as the Executive Secretary of Zamfara Geographic Information Services (ZAGIS) and Abdullahi Bala as the Executive Secretary of Zamfara Urban and Regional Planning Board (ZUREPB).
“To ensure successful implementation and monitoring of the ongoing Urban Renewal project, the Governor further approved the appointment of additional assistants.
“Furthermore, the Governor approved the appointment of Ibrahim Muhammad as Senior Special Assistant (Town and Country Planning).
“Other appointments are Abdullahi Shehu, Special Assistant (Project Planning and Design), Jibo Dango, Special Assistant (Construction), Bakwai Sa’idu Zurmi, Special Assistant (Electrical and Mechanical Projects), Abdullahi Bangaje, Special Assistant (Road Projects), and Muhammad Sambo Nahuce, Special Assistant (Project Evaluation and Estimation).”