Dutse – Gov. Muhammad Badaru of Jigawa has appointed Dr. Abbas Abubakar as the Executive Secretary of State Agency for Mass Education.
This is contained in a statement signed by the Secretary to the State Government, Alhaji Adamu Fanini, and given to newsmen in Dutse on Wednesday.
The statement said Abubukar, a seasoned educationist, was Provost, College of Legal and Islamic Studies, Ringim, before this appointment.
According to the statement, the governor also appointed Haladu Yakubu as Executive Secretary of the state Science and Technical Education Board.
Haladu Yakubu, also an educationist, was Director, College of Science and Technology at Hussain Adamu Federal Polytechnic, Kazaure.
The statement said the appointments take immediate effect. (NAN)