Borno State Governor Babagana Zulum has made a minor cabinet reshuffling in the state executive council, as he redeploys three commissioners. This was revealed in a statement on Tuesday in Maiduguri, by the Secretary to the State Government, Danjuma Ali.
Ali stated that the Commissioner for Animal Resources and Fisheries Development, Juliana Bitrus, is to oversee the Ministry of Health and Human Service; the Commissioner for Environment, Alhaji Lawan Walama, is to oversee the Ministry of Animal Resources and Fisheries Development, while the Commissioner for Justice, Mr Kaka-Shehu Lawan, is to oversee the Ministry of Environment.
Gov. Zulum further appointed Ahmed Tijani as the Chairman of the Board of the Borno Primary Health Care Development Agency after approving its reconstitution; approved the appointment of Dr. Joseph Jatau as the Chairman of the Borno Hospital Management Board and also appointed Abubakar Suleiman as Acting General Manager of Borno Environmental Protection Agency (BOSEPA).
He added that in line with section nine (9) sub-section one (1) of Borno Primary Health Care Development Agency Law, 2013, the Governor has approved the appointment of Dr. Abba Goni as Executive Director, State Primary Health Care Development Agency.