Borno state Governor, Babagana Umara Zulum has approved the appointment of Mohammed Dawule Maino as the Acting Secretary of the State Pilgrim's Welfare Board.
The governor's approval was conveyed on Sunday in a statement by the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Bukar Tijjani.
According to Tijjani, the appointment was based on merit, and previous records in public service, adding that the appointment was with immediate effect.
The Governor also congratulated the new appointee on the new assignment, adding that he looks forward to his continuous excellent service to the state.
The statement partly reads: "Until his appointment, Dawule was a member of the newly established Borno State Arabic & Sangaya Education Board (BOSASEB.
"Before then, Dawule served with Borno State Ministry of Education between 2015 to 2022.
"He has also served with the High Islamic School, Maiduguri, Government College, Maiduguri, and Model Quranic School, Konduga.
"Mr Dawule, 50 years old, was born in Kaga Local Government in the northern part of Borno State."