Gov. Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State on Wednesday approved the appointment of four senior advisers.
Shittu until his appointment was also the chairman, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Northern Zone.
The statement further named Prof. Sani Malami, current President of the Nigerian Cancer Society as Special Adviser on Multilateral and NGOs to the governor.
Malami is currently a professor of Histopathology and Clinical Cytology of Medical Services of the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University of Science and Technology (ATBU), Bauchi.
Salihu also announced the appointment of Mohammed Bura, a former Commissioner for Water Resources under former Gov. Isa Yuguda administration as Special Adviser on State and National Assembly Matters.
Bura was also a former state legislator, former PDP State Secretary, and currently State Chairman of the Green Party of Nigeria (GPN).
The spokesman also named Mr Abdon Gin, former permanent secretary and former Head of Service in the state as Special Adviser on Civil Service Affairs.
He added that all appointments took immediate effect. (NAN)No tags for this post.