Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State has appointed Alhaji Salisu Ado Shinkafi as Chairman of the state’s pilgrim welfare board.
The appointment of Shinkafi followed the reconstitution of the pilgrims board. A statement signed by the secretary to the state government, Alhaji Mustapha Muhammad Inuwa and made available to newsmen in the state to that effect, also approved the appointment of 17 others as members.
Inuwa who stated that the appointment takes immediate effect also said the appointment of the chairman and board members of the pilgrims welfare board was on merit and in recognition of their selfless service to the state.
Members of the reconstituted board includes, Alhaji Sani Abubakar Idris Daura, Malam Harith Isa Dukke, Malam Aminu Yaqub, Malam MUkhtar Usman, Malam Muhammad Alti, Alhaji Ishaq Nuhu, Salihu Kaura.
Others include, Labaran Imam Saulawa, Shehu Abubakar Adoro, Sagir Abbate, Shitu s, Shitu, Ashiru Namarwa, Adams Alhassan Usman, Ibrahim Bala, Abdulwahab Usman, Hajiya Indo Muhammad Bakori and Safara’u Isyaku.