By Usman Usman Garba
To further consolidate effort in taking the state civil service to greater heights, in tandem with the global best practice, Governor Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano state has approved the reposting of four Permanent Secretaries and posting of one newly appointed.
This development, according to him, “…is one of the routine processes in the state civil service. When our most senior public servants are swapped to get genuine acquaintances with other parts of ministries, departments and agencies.”
He directed those affected to keep the momentum with vigour, dedication to duty and quality leadership, insisting that, “It is your leadership style that navigates our strong public service to keep on moving in positive direction.”
The Permanent Secretaries are, Engr. Muhammad Adamu Musa from Due Process Bureau to Civil Service Commission; Sani Abdullahi Kofar Mata from Ministry for Rural and Community Development to Ministry of Planning and Budget.
Others are Abba Mustapha Dambatta from Ministry of Planning and Budget to Due Process Bureau and Salisu M. Gabasawa from Civil Service Commission to Ministry for Rural and Community Development.
While Amina Muhammad Usman, the newly appointed permanent secretary was posted to Ministry for Housing and Transport.
Governor Ganduje urged them to always use IT-based initiatives in the discharge of their responsibilities.
Hdded that, “In this world of technology and scientific advancement, your knowledge and use of modern ideas are always welcomed.”