Bauchi state government on Monday announced the appointment of Dr Ladan Salihu as the new Chief of Staff to Gov. Bala Mohammed.
Until his recent appointment, Salihu, a one-time Director-General of Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN), was the Commissioner for Information in the state.
His new posting, announced by Malam Muktar Gidado, Media Aide to the Governor, was a sequel to the sudden resignation of Alhaji Abubakar Kari, Chief of Staff to the governor.
A statement issued by Gidado and made available to newsmen on Monday in Bauchi said Kari had voluntarily resigned his appointment,
He said Kari’ s resignation had been approved by Gov. Muhammed, while the appointment of Salihu to replace him, was with immediate effect.