The Kaduna State House of Assembly now has a new Speaker, Bittertruth Media reports.
The new speaker is Yusuf Tanimu Zailani. Until his recent elevation, He was the former deputy speaker.
Hon.Zailani’s emergence follows the resignation of Aminu Abdullahi Shagali.
Shagali conveyed his decision to resign in a letter dated February 25 and addressed to the clerk.
The lawmaker said he resigned on “personal grounds”.
“I Aminu Abdullahi Shagali, speaker Kaduna state house of assembly hereby resign my appointment as the speaker Kaduna state house of assembly on personal grounds,” Shagali said in the hand-written letter.
Meanwhile, Muktar Isa Hazo was elected as deputy speaker. While Zilani represents Igabi constituency, Hazo represents Milgoma constituency.