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Zulum Announces Cabinet Reshuffle, Board Appointments 

Borno State governor, Babagana Zulum

BEVERLY HILLS, May 25, (THEWILL) – Borno State Governor, Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum, has has carried out a “minor” cabinet reshuffle, redeploying some commissioners.

The reshuffling was contained in a statement issued by the overseeing Secretary to the State Government, Danjuma Ali, on Tuesday in Maiduguri.

Ali said the Commissioner for Animal Resources and Fisheries Development, Juliana Bitrus, has been moved to the Ministry of Health and Human Services.

The Commissioner for Environment, Alhaji Lawan Walama, moves to the Ministry of Animal Resources and Fisheries Development.

He also said that the Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Kaka-Shehu Lawan is now to oversee the Ministry of Environment.

In another development, Governor Zulum has approved the reconstitution of the board of the Borno Primary Health Care Development Agency with Ahmed Tijani as Chairman.

Ali said that Zulum also approved the appointment of Dr. Joseph Jatau as Chairman of the Borno Hospital Management Board with immediate effect.

Also appointed with immediate effect is Abubakar Suleiman as Acting General Manager of Borno Environmental Protection Agency (BOSEPA).

In the same vein, he said, in accordance with Section 9(1) of the Borno Primary Health Care Development Agency Law, 2013, the Governor had approved the appointment of Dr. Abba Goni as Executive Director State Primary Health Care Development Agency.