By Zubairu Idris
Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State has approved the appointment of Alhaji Sani Bala Kabomo as the new General- Manager of the Katsina State Radio.
This is contained in a statement issued by the Senior Special Assistant to the governor on Media, Mr Abdu Labaran in Katsina on Saturday.
Until his new appointment, Kabomo was a Director at the state radio.
He is also the Chief Press Secretary to the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Alhaji Lawal Abbas.
It stated that the appointee succeeds Alhaji Nasiru Kira, who retired a month ago after attaining the mandatory 60 years of age.
The statement further said that Kabomo was born in 1964, in Bakori local government area of the state.
It explained that the new General Manager is a graduate of the Bayero University Kano, where he obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Hausa in 1990.
He also holds a Post-Graduate Diploma in Mass Communication, which he obtained from the International Institute of Journalism, Abuja.
According to the statement, the appointment is with immediate effect.
The governor had in the past made some other appointments in few other agencies to ensure productivity and accountability in the system.