The Chief Judge of Kano State, Justice Nura Sagir has sworn-in Dr Nasiru yusif Gawuna as the new deputy governor of the state.
The swearing in ceremony held at Government House, Kanoon Wednesday was attended by Governor Abdullahi Ganduje, top government functionaries and some All Progressives Congress (APC) members in the state.
Recall that Kano State House of Assembly on Tuesday confirmed nomination of Dr Nasiru yusif Gawuna on Tuesday during the plenary presided over by the speaker, Hon. Kabiru Alhassan Rurum.
Governor Ganduje last week forwarded the name of Gawuna to house as replacement for former deputy governor, Prof. Hafiz Abubakar that resigned in August.
Prof. Abubukar resigned his position after defecting from All Progressives Congress to Peoples Democratic Party.
Gawuna, a two term Council chairman and commissioner in Ganduje’s cabinet prior his nomination.