Kano: 3,000 Widows, Others To Get Sponsored Mass Wedding

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Kano State Gov, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje

Kano State Governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has approved the appointment of a high-powered committee on state-sponsored wedding of 3, 000 widows, divorcees and spinsters in the state.

According to a statement signed by the Commissioner of Information, Youth and Culture, Malam Muhammad Garba, the 23-man committee is shouldered with the responsibilities of selecting and screening eligible beneficiaries across the 44 LGAs in the state, organizing and conducting befitting mass wedding ceremony among others.

The committee has the following membership:
1. Prof. Sani Zahraddeen, Chief Imam,
Kano Central Mosque – Chairman
2. Ustaz Ali Baba Muhammad Agama Lafiya, Special Adviser to the
Governor on Religious Affairs – Co-Chair
3. Hon. Murtala Sule Garo, Commissioner for
Local Government – Member
4. Sheikh Qaribullah Sheikh Nasiru Karaba,
Chairman, Shura Council – Member
5. Sheikh Yusuf Ahmad Gabari – Member
6. Sheikh Tijjani Usman Zangon Barebari,
Chairman, Shari’ah Commission – Member
7. Malam Sani Abdullahi Tofa, Director-General, Shari’ah
Commission – Member
8. Sheikh Ibrahim Shehu Mai Hula, Chairman,
Hisbah Board – Member
9. Sheikh Aminu Ibrahim Daurawa,
Commander-General, Hisbah Board – Member
10. Malam Abdurrahman Abba Sufi,
Director-General, Hisbah Board – Member
11. Sheikh Dr. Abdullahi Saleh Pakistan – Member
12. Dr. Malama Zahra’u Muhammad, Deputy
Commander-General (Women), Hisbah Board – Member
13. Malama Fatima Muhammad Fagge – Member
14. Malam Usman Yusuf Makwarari,
Chairman, Zakkah and Hubsi Commission – Member
15. Malam Safiyanu Ibrahim Gwagwarwa,
Director-General, Zakkah and Hubsi
Commission – Member
16. Mustapha Hamza Buhari, Special Adviser to the
Governor on Political Affairs – Member
17. Dr. Tahir Adam Baba Impossible – Member
18. Dr. Aminu Ibrahim Tsanyawa – Member
19. Hajiya Bilkisu Saleh (Murtala Muhammad
Specialists Hospital) – Member
20. Dr. Maryam Sulaiman (Abdullahi Wase
Specialists Hospital) – Member
21. Dr. Hauwa Muhammad (Aminu Kano
Teaching Hospital) – Member
22. Dr. Ashiru Rajab, SACA, Kano – Member
23. Abdullahi Balarabe, DAGS, Contributory
Healthcare Agency – Secretary

Signed:
MALAM MUHAMMAD GARBA
Commissioner of Information, Youth and Culture
12/12/2018PRESS RELEASE
Kano State Governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has approved the appointment of a high-powered committee on a state-sponsored wedding of 3, 000 widows, divorcees and spinsters in the state.

The 23-man committee is shouldered with the responsibilities of selecting and screening eligible beneficiaries across the 44 LGAs in the state, organizing and conducting befitting mass wedding ceremony among others.

The committee has the following membership:
1. Prof. Sani Zahraddeen, Chief Imam,
Kano Central Mosque – Chairman
2. Ustaz Ali Baba Muhammad Agama Lafiya, Special Adviser to the
Governor on Religious Affairs – Co-Chair
3. Hon. Murtala Sule Garo, Commissioner for
Local Government – Member
4. Sheikh Qaribullah Sheikh Nasiru Karaba,
Chairman, Shura Council – Member
5. Sheikh Yusuf Ahmad Gabari – Member
6. Sheikh Tijjani Usman Zangon Barebari,
Chairman, Shari’ah Commission – Member
7. Malam Sani Abdullahi Tofa, Director-General, Shari’ah
Commission – Member
8. Sheikh Ibrahim Shehu Mai Hula, Chairman,
Hisbah Board – Member
9. Sheikh Aminu Ibrahim Daurawa,
Commander-General, Hisbah Board – Member
10. Malam Abdurrahman Abba Sufi,
Director-General, Hisbah Board – Member
11. Sheikh Dr. Abdullahi Saleh Pakistan – Member
12. Dr. Malama Zahra’u Muhammad, Deputy
Commander-General (Women), Hisbah Board – Member
13. Malama Fatima Muhammad Fagge – Member
14. Malam Usman Yusuf Makwarari,
Chairman, Zakkah and Hubsi Commission – Member
15. Malam Safiyanu Ibrahim Gwagwarwa,
Director-General, Zakkah and Hubsi
Commission – Member
16. Mustapha Hamza Buhari, Special Adviser to the
Governor on Political Affairs – Member
17. Dr. Tahir Adam Baba Impossible – Member
18. Dr. Aminu Ibrahim Tsanyawa – Member
19. Hajiya Bilkisu Saleh (Murtala Muhammad
Specialists Hospital) – Member
20. Dr. Maryam Sulaiman (Abdullahi Wase
Specialists Hospital) – Member
21. Dr. Hauwa Muhammad (Aminu Kano
Teaching Hospital) – Member
22. Dr. Ashiru Rajab, SACA, Kano – Member
23. Abdullahi Balarabe, DAGS, Contributory
Healthcare Agency – Secretary

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