The Jigawa State House of Assembly has confirmed a commissioner nominee sent by Governor Muhammad Badaru Abubakar.
The development followed a letter sent by Governor Muhammad Badaru Abubakar to the state House of Assembly requesting the confirmation of Auwalu Sankara, a son of Abdullahi Sankara, representing the Jigawa North-West Senatorial district.
Speaker of the House, Idris Garba Kareka read the letter before the floor of the House.
He said, ” the nominee is competent, relatively young and physically fit for the state assignment” he stated.
The House unanimously agreed on his nomination as Commissioner.
Until his appointment, he was the Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on New Media.
While delivering his speech, Auwalu Sankara commended the Assembly members for his screening and nomination as Commissioner.