Kaduna State Government has appointed Comrade Sanusi Maikudi as the Chairman of the Interim Management Committee of the State Water Corporation.
A statement by the Senior Special Assistant to the Governor (Media & Publicity), Samuel Aruwan Tuesday said the restructuring was in a bid to accelerate its reform of the water sector in the state.
It added that the board of the corporation had been dissolved and in its place, an interim management committee has been put in place to run the corporation.
According to the statement, Maikudi will serve as the Acting Managing Director of Corporation.
“Maikudi, who has vast experience as an entrepreneur, business development service provider and public servant, is expected to ensure that the Water Corporation abides by its reform programme and attains expected results.The statement also announced the appointment of Fatima Ladi Abdullahi as Company Secretary of the water corporation,” it read.
Prior to this appointment, Maikudi has been running the Kaduna State Investment and Finance Company.
He has more than 30 years of experience across many sectors. Born in Kafanchan in 1964, Sanusi Maikudi graduated with a degree in Architecture from the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, in 1987.
Maikudi also holds a 2005 MBA from the same university and has worked as the Katsina Centre Manager for the Small and Medium Enterprise Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN).
He served from 2003 to 2007 as a Senior Special Assistant on Project Monitoring to the Governor of Kaduna State.