By; MOHAMMED MUNIRAT NASIR, Gusau
Traditional title holders of Shinkafi Emirate in Zamfara State have commended the Federal Government for appointing their son, Alhaji Aliyu Shehu as Permanent Secretary in the Federal Civil Service.
A statement signed by Jekada of Shinkafi, Alhaji Abdullahi Maiturare, the Special Adviser to Governor Bello Mohammed Matawalle on Zamfara Directorate of the Accelerated Cotton Development (ZAMDACOD) described the appointment of Shehu as a welcome development to Shinkafi Emirate, Zamfara and Nigeria in general.
“On behalf of the good people of Shinkafi Emirate, Shinkafi Local Government Area and Zamfara State, we appreciate the Federal Government under President Muhammadu Buhari for appointing one of our heroes as Permanent Secretary in the Federal Civil Service,” he said.
The Emirate thanked Allah who gave the golden opportunity for one of their own Alhaji Aliyu Shehu.
“We pray to Almighty Allah to help him to succeed in the new assignment given to him and seek Allah’s guidance and protection for him to use the opportunity in contributing to the development of Shinkafi Emirate, Zamfara and Nigeria in general,” Maiturare said.
The new Permanent Secretary, Aliyu Shehu until his appointment was the Director of Finance, Federal Fire Service.