By: Mayen Etim
KADUNA, North-West, Nigeria – Kaduna State House of Assembly on Tuesday elected, Rt. Honourable Yusuf Ibrahim Zailani, as the new Speaker, following the resignation of the former Speaker, Rt.Honourable Aminu Abdullahi Shagali this morning.
According to the Clerk of the House, the former Speaker resigned his position as Speaker of the House on personal grounds.
The House also elected Honourable Muktar Isa Hazo, as the new Deputy Speaker.
Hon.Yusuf Ibrahim Zailani , who was sworn-in immediately by Clerk of the House, Barrister Bello Zubairu, was the Deputy Speaker of the House until his elevation as new Speaker.