By Longtong Yakubu, Kano
The Kano State Governor-elect, Engr. Abba Kabir Yusuf has declared his assets and liabilities in a completed form submitted to the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB), Kano office, ahead of the governorship inauguration on Monday.
Mr. Abba, who was received by the CCB State Director, Hadiza Larai Ibrahim, on Friday said his declaration of assets is a demonstration of transparency and accountability that will form the bedrock of the incoming administration in Kano State.
Chief Press Secretary to the Kano State Governor-elect, Sunusi Bature Dawakin Tofa, in a statement quoted the governor to have said, ”Today, I have fulfilled the constitutional obligation of declaring my assets before assuming the office, May 29.”
The Governor-elect told his host that public service is a calling, a service to humanity, and he would always be ready to serve, having won the confidence of the good people of Kano State.
Abba further declared that the coast is now clear for the journey of restoration of sustainable development in all the sectors, where every Kobo of the public fund spent will not only be justifiable but accountable in Kano State under his watch.
He assured that all the public officials including political appointees that will serve in his administration would be mandated to declare their assets as required by the Law.