By Abdallah el-Kurebe
A new District Head of Gwadabawa, in Gwadabawa local government of Sokoto state has been appointed by Governor Aliyu Wamakko.
He is Alhaji Lawalli Zayyana, Speaker of the Sokoto state House of Assembly.
A statement signed by the Secretary to the State Government, Alhaji Sahabi Gada and issued to newsmen in Sokoto on Tuesday, said that the appointment takes immediate effect.
The decision to appoint a new district head followed the death of Alhaji Muhammadu Zayyana late last year. Late Zayyana was also the father of the Speaker.