The Peoples Democratic Party PDP in Kano has on Monday, conducted fresh election from ward to state level to allow new executive members to run the affairs of the party for the next four years.
The new state executives were inaugurated by Aminu Abdullahi Dala shortly after emerging unopposed via voice voting.
The election conducted via voice voting, has Shehu Wada Sagagi as new state chairman, Dankaka Hussaini Bebeji (Deputy Chairman), Jamilu Abubakar Dambatta (Secretary), Idris Zarewa (Treasurer), Halima Uba Jalli (Women Leader), Hafizu Sharif Gambo (Youth Leader), Sunusi Sirajo Kwankwaso (Organising Secretary), Bashir Aminu Sanata (PRO) Dahiru Maitama Abdullahi (Financial Secretary) and Auwalu Nagero (Auditor).
Others are Hamisu Sa’ad Dogonnama (Vice Chairman, Kano Central), Hashim Sulaiman Dungurawa (Vice Chairman, Kano North), Mutari Muhammad Dankadai (Vice Chairman, Kano South), Rabi’u Isa Kofar Mata (Disable leader), I. I Maigida (Legal Adviser), Abubakar Sulaiman Rogo (Assistant Secretary, Kano South) and Binta Musa Bintoto (PRO II).
Other Excutive members were Amina Garba (Assistant Legal Adviser), Faruk Gwadabe (Ex – officio), Ali Ibrahim (Assistant organising secretary, Kano South), Isma’il Sabo Abba (Assistant organising secretary, Kano Central), Jamilu Garba Garo (Assistant organising secretary, Kano North), Atine Abdullahi (Assistant auditor), Aina’u Muhammad Bichi (Assistant Women Leader) and Mariya Sani (Zonal women leader, Kano South).
In his address, the former governor of Kano state Rabi’u Kwankwaso thanked the national chairman of the PDP Uche Secondus and the outgoing state caretaker committee for their tireless effort of conducting party election from ward to state level.
He urged new Exco and party members to embrace consultation at ward, local government and state level to mobilise other people to join the party.
In his acceptance speech the newly elected Kano state chairman Mr Sagagi said the party election marked the beginning of 2023 electioneering in Kano state.
“God willing our leader sitting right here (Rabi’u Kwankwaso) is the next president and Abba Kabir Yusuf is the next governor of Kano state. The lack of party leadership has allowed Kano state government free ride. I thanked you all,” Mr Sagagi said.