COVID-19: Ganduje appoints Dr Tijjani Hussaini coordinator Kano Technical Response Team
By Abdulyassar Abdulhamid
Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has approved the appointment of the Executive Secretary of Kano State Primary Health Care Management Board, Dr Tijjani Hussaini, as the coordinator of Kano Technical Response Team.
The newly appointed coordinator take the responsibility of providing technical leadership against the global pandemic in the state.
In a letter sent to the chairman of the state’s Task Force on COVID-19, the governor said the appointment of Dr. Tijjani Hussaini as the coordinator of the state’s technical response team is very pertinent.
The appointtee has since swung into action, a statement by the governor’s chief press secretary, Malam Abba Anwar, said on Tuesday.
Ganduje said: “He would provide technical leadership with immediate effect. All necessary and maximum cooperation should be accorded to him, please.
“I also urge you to continue to be courageous as you have been since the beginning of this response. Your efforts are being appreciated by the good people of Kano State, as we look forward to a successful containment of this pandemic.”