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Governor El-Rufai reshuffles cabinet

04 May 2016, 14:49

Kaduna - Gov Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State on Tuesday did a minor reshuffle of the state executive council.

A government statement indicated that the changes in the state cabinet involves four ministries.

Professor Jonathan Andrew Nok, erstwhile Commissioner of Health and Human Services, is assuming responsibilities as Commissioner of Education, Science and Technology.

Also read: El-Rufai fires 23 council chairmen

According to the statement, Shehu Balarabe is moved from the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism, to take charge of the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources.

Dr. Shehu Usman Adamu, former Commissioner of Education, has been reassigned to the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism.

Dr. Paul Manya Dogo was appointed the new Commissioner of  Health and Human Services to replace Dr. Yau Idris, who has resigned to return to Nigerian Nuclear Regulatory Agency where he left to serve as commissioner in Kaduna State government. 

- News 24


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