The Governor of Kano State Abba Kabir Yusuf has directed the immediate suspension of the Managing Director, Kano Agricultural Supply Company (KASCO) Dr. Tukur Dayyabu Minjibir.
Sanusi Bature Dawakin Tofa, Chief Press Secretary to the Kano State Governor in a statement issued on Wednesday said the suspension was part of the Kano State Government’s commitment of fighting corruption.
He added that the Governor directed the issuance of suspension in a later dated 12th September, 2023 conveyed by the Secretary to the Kano State Government Dr. Abdullahi Baffa Bichi.
“Managing Director is suspended for alleged involvement in an inappropriate sale of grains belonging to Kano State Government.”
“Dr. Dayyabu is directed to handover the affairs of the company to the most senior officer immediately pending the outcome of further investigation.”