Interested Persons kicked against my appointment as Commissioner -Aruwan
Kaduna State Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Peter Aruwan, on Monday disclosed that some interest persons in the State kicked against his appointment to head the ministry.
The State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai had about a fortnight ago sworn in 13 Commissioners, including Aruwan to head various ministries in the State.
However, addressing Executive members of Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Kaduna State Council, who paid him a courtesy visit, Aruwan said one does not need to be a security expert before attending to security issues.
According to him , there was a lot of apprehensions when I was appointed .
“We have security challenges in the State, but we will overcome it soon.
We will continue to partner with the media to move this State forward. The media is my constituency, one day I will return to the field to report news again. I am grateful to you for coming”.“I am learning and will do my best, with the help of almighty God, we will achieve success with God on our side.
Earlier, the NUJ Chairman, Comrade Adamu Yusuf, while presenting a letter of congratulations to Aruwan, expressed happiness over his appointment, saying, “You are our own, and that is why executive members of the council have come to felicitate with you. We wish you success”.