Governor Nasir El-Rufai has approved the appointment of Major Garba Yahaya Rimi (rtd) as the head of the Kaduna State Traffic Law Enforcement Agency (KASTLEA).
Major Garba Yahaya Rimi (rtd) is an indigene of Rimi Local Government Area in Katsina state.
Major Garba Rimi (rtd) prior to his appointment was the Assistant General Manager (Security and Enforcement) at the Kaduna Markets Development and Management Company.
He also served as the Chairman of the Security Directorate of the Malam Nasir El-Rufai Campaign Committee in 2014, before becoming the Secretary of the Directorate of General Purpose in 2015.
From 2015 to 2019, Major Rimi (rtd) was Chief Security Officer of the Kaduna Markets Development and Management Company.
During the 2019 campaign, he also served as Secretary of the Security Sub-Committee of the Kaduna APC Campaign Committee.
Recalled that Major Garba Rimi had contested for the office of the member epresentatives to represent Rimi, Batagarawa Charanchi constituency under APC were he lost primary to the incumbent member.