Gov. Nasir Idris of Kebbi has approved new board members for the State Pilgrims Welfare Agency (PWA).
Alhaji Ahmed Idris, Chief Press Secretary to the governor, made this known in a statement in Birnin Kebbi on Monday.
Idris said that the approval came in a statement by the Secretary to State Government (SSG), Alhaji Yakubu Bala-Tafida.
He said the new 17-man board was made up of competent persons chosen from across the state.
The board members are Faruku Yaro-Enabo, as Chairman with Malam Shuaibu S.-Fawa, Sheihk Sharif Jega, and Husaini Abubakar-Goro as members.
It also has Alhaji Sani Zauro-Hukuma, Alhaji Ahmad Bala, Abubakar Muhammad-Tilli, Umar Dan-BK and Musa Dikko.
It includes Hajiya Amina Garba-Majidadi, Kabiru Dan-Ankara, Abdulaziz Ubandoma-Yauri, Abubakar Zaki-Dantabuzuwa, and Hajiya Maryam Hassan-Kaoje.
The rest are Hajiya Balkisu Muhammad-Aiki, Hajiya Sa’adatu Abubakar, and Yuhanazu Abubakar-Nasarawa.
He said that the governor charged members to be diligent and fair to all manner of people in the discharge of their onerous responsibility.