Gov Abdulrazaq Redeploys Powerful Commissioner, Four Others


Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq  carried out minor cabinet reshuffle last week.

Governor Abdulrazaq was sworn in on Wednesday ,May 29, 2019 and he has spent a year in office as governor.

It was therefore not unexpected that he will reshuffle his cabinet. However , Hajia Aisha Pategi who was considered as  most powerful commissioner in the state was among those redeployed to other ministries.

Aisha  was until the cabinet reshuffle, the Commissioner for Local Government, Chieftaincy Affairs and Community Development.

She was reassigned to the  Ministry of Special Duties.

The Commissioner for Communication,  Olanrewaju Murtala has  also been redeployed  to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development while    Harriet Adenike Afolabi Oshatimehin has been reassigned to  the Ministry of Communication.

Commissioner for Environment, Architect Aliyu Mohammed Saifudeen has been redeployed to the Ministry of Local Government, Chieftaincy Affairs and Community Development;   while   Funke Juliana Oyedun  is the new Commissioner for   Environment.