By John Femi Adi
Senator representing Kaduna Central and Gubernatorial Aspirant under platform of All Progressives Congress (APC) , Senator Uba Sani took a major step towards actualizing his Kaduna State Consolidation and Continuity Project with the inauguration of the Uba Sani Gubernatorial Steering Committee.
In a statement published on his Facebook page , Senator Uba Sani disclosed that the Steering Committee will be chaired by Prof. Muhammad Sani (Mainan Zazzau). Hon Benjamin Jock will serve as Secretary.
The Statement personally signed further stated, “The committee has a total of 45 members, comprising 23 Focal Persons representing each of the 23 Local Governments and 24 others drawn from the 3 Senatorial Zones of Kaduna State.
“The Steering Committee will give policy and strategic direction to the Uba Sani Governorship Project, and fashion and implement effective strategies to ensure my success in the nomination process and the Governorship elections.
“The personalities present at the inauguration ceremony include the Chairman, Kaduna State Caucus of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Tajudeen Abbas (Iyan Zazzau) (Zaria Federal Constituency), Hon. Ahmed Munnir (Lere Federal Constituency), Hon. Ibrahim Hamza PhD (Soba Federal Constituency), Hon. Hamisu Kubau PhD (Ikara/Kubau Federal Constituency), Hon. Mukhtar Ladan (Makarfi/Kudan Federal Constituency), Hon. Mukhtar Zakari (Chawai Kauru Federal Constituency).
“Also in attendance were the Majority Leader, Kaduna State House of Assembly, Hon. Ahmed Mohammed (Zaria Kewaye Constituency), Hon Auwalu Yaro Maikyau (Ungwan Sunusi Constituency), Hon. Yusuf Dahiru (Liman Makera Constituency),
“Local Government Chairmen were led to the inauguration ceremony by the Chairman, ALGON, Kaduna State Chapter, Hon. Abubakar Buba (Lere LG Council). Other Chairmen that witnessed the occasion were Hon. Shuaibu Bawa Jaja (Kudan LG Council), Hon. Bashir S Zuntu (Kubau LG Council), Hon. Sadeeq Salisu (Ikara LG Council), Hon. Mukhtar Balony (Kaduna North LG Council), Hon. Aaron Bako (Kachia LG Council), Hon Bashir Dawaki (Kauru LG Council), Hon. Yunana Markus Barde (Jema’a LG Council), Hon. Abubakar Shehu (Giwa LG Council), Engr. Aliyu Idris (Zaria LG Council), Hon. Kabiru Jarimi (Kaduna South LGA Council), and Engr. Mohammad Usman Magu (Sabon Gari LG Council).
“The occasion was also graced by former members of the House of Representatives, namely Hon. Abubakar Mamadi, Hon. Ibrahim Zero, Hon. Kabir Umar, Hon. Abdulkadir Global and Hon. Ruth Ango. A former Speaker of the Kaduna State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Aminu Abdulfatah was also in attendance, as well as Mrs. Charity Shekari, wife of the late Deputy Governor of Kaduna State, H.E. Steven Shekari.