Minor Cabinet Reshuffle in Kaduna


From John Shiklam in Kaduna

The Kaduna State Government yesterday announced a re-assignment of portfolios in the State Executive Council.

A statement signed by spokesman to Governor Nasir El-Rufai, Mr. Samuel Aruwan, indicated that the changes involve four ministries.

According to the statement, Prof. Jonathan Andrew Nok, erstwhile Commissioner for Health and Human Services, has been moved to the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology while Dr. Shehu Usman Adamu who initially headed the Education Ministry, has been reassigned to the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism.

The statement added that Mallam Shehu Balarabe has been moved from the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism, to take charge of the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources.