Katsina Governor swears in New SSG, 7 Permanent Secretaries
Six reappointed permanent secretaries taking the oath of office at the council chamber of the Katsina Government House on Wednesday, June 19, 2019.
Katsina State Governor Aminu Masari on Wednesday sworn-in Mustapha Inuwa as the Secretary to the State Government (SSG).
Seven Permanent Secretaries were also sworn-in in the state civil service.
One of the permanent secretaries, Halima Lawal from the state ministry of Education, is newly appointed while the remaining six are reappointed.
The newly appointed officers were drawn from the state Ministries of work, Health, Environment, and Commerce including the Government House and SGS Office.
Those reappointed includes Muntari Lawal, Suleiman Yakubu Safana, Hafizu Iliyasu, Sani Isiyaku Masari, Mustapha Kabir and Muntari Danladi.
Their reappointment according to the governor was based on merit and their outstanding performance during the past tenure.
In his speech during the swearing in Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State tasked them to exhibit diligence and commitment in delivering services to the people of the state.
The governor tasked the new appointees to abide by the oath of office to which they have sworn and to discharge their duties with the fear of God.
He also tasked them to identify the peculiar needs of communities in the state and fashion out ways to provide these needs within the limited resources available to the state.