The governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Ganduje, has reappointed his deputy Nasir Gawuna as commissioner of Agriculture, just as he reappointed his commissioner for Local Government, Murtala Sule-Garo.
The immediate-past commissioner for Justice and Attorney General of Kano State, Ibrahim Mukhtar, also retained his portfolio in the new cabinet.
Earlier on Tuesday, the Kano State House of Assembly screened and confirmed the 20 commissioner nominees sent for screening by the governor.
The commissioners were subsequently sworn-in by the governor at the Indoor Sports Hall, Sani Abacha Stadium.
Government sources said the governor will hold first executive council meeting alongside the new commissioners at the Council Chamber, Kano Government House tonight.
Below is the list of the commissioners and their portfolios
1 Deputy Governor Dr Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna
Commissioner of Agriculture
2- Hon Murtala Sule Garo
Commissioner of Local Government
3- Engr. Muazu Magaji
Commissioner of Works
4- Barrister Ibrahim Muktar
Commissioner of justice
5- Hon Musa Iliyasu Kwankwaso
Commissioner of Rural Development
6- Dr. Kabiru Ibrahim Getso
Commissioner of Environment
7- Comrade Mohammed Garba
Commissioner of Information
8- Hon Nura Mohammed Dakadai
Commissioner of Budget and Planning
9- Hon Shehu Na’Allah kura
Commissioner of finance and economic development
10- Dr. Mohammed Tahar Adam
Commissioner of Religious Affairs
11- Dr. Zahara’u Umar
Commissioner of Women Affairs
12- Dr. Aminu Ibrahim Tsanyawa
Commissioner of Health
13- Hon Sadiq Aminu Wali
Commissioner of Water Resources
14- Hon Mohammed Bappa Takai
Commissioner of Science and Technology
15- Hon Kabiru Ado Lakwaya
Commissioner of Youth and sports
16- Dr. Mariya Mahmoud Bunkure
Commissioner of Higher Education
17- Hon Ibrahim Ahmed Karaye
Commissioner of Tourism and Culture
18- Hon Muktar Ishaq Yakasai
Commissioner of Special Duties
19 Hon Mahmoud Muhammad
Commissioner of Commerce and Industry
20 Hon Muhammad Sunusi Saidu
Commissioner of Education
21- Barrister Lawan Abdullahi Musa
Commissioner of Housing and Transport.