The Kaduna State House of Assembly on Thursday approved the list of nominees forwarded to it by Governor Mukhtar Yero to serve in the State Executive Council.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that most of the 24 nominees were told to “bow and go” during the screening conducted on Wednesday and Thursday.
The Speaker, Usman Tahir, directed the Clerk of the assembly to forward the approved list to the governor immediately.
Those cleared include Bashir Zubairu, Madami Garba, Abdulrasheed Kakangi, Bashir Zangon-Aya, Ado Dogo, Hussaini Abdu, Thot Dogo, David Chatjok.
Others were Shehu Ahmed-Giant, Ibrahim Ali, Abdulrahaman Jere, Peter Everton, Isaac Bodam, Umar Sani, Nasiru Damau, Abdullahi Ahmed and Joshuwa Uchissa.
The rest were Samaila Aliyu, Kasimu Abubakar, Comfort Amwe, Garba Shehu, Grace Nyan, Ben Bako and Abdulsalam Baba-Ahmed. Mr. Yero had on September11 dissolved the previous cabinet he inherited from late Governor Patrick Yakowa, who died in a plane crash in December 2012.