Kano state house of assembly has elected Gafasa as speaker

Kano state house of assembly has elected member representing Ajingi constituency, Abdulazeez Garba Gafasa as the new speaker of the 9th state assembly.

Similarly, member representing Makoda constituency, Hamisu Ibrahim Chidari was elected as the deputy speaker of the house.

While taking the oath of office, Gafasa promised to protect and preserve state policies as enshrined in the 1999 constitution. 

State Assembly correspondent, Suleiman Awwal Marshal reports that earlier, a letter sent to the clerk of the house, Abdullahi Alfa notified that Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has officially dissolved the 8th state assembly.

Abdulazeez Garba Gafasa During swearing in