Governor Babagana Umara Zulum has approved the appointment of Chairman and Members of the newly established Borno State Arabic and Tsangaya Education Board.
In a statement by the Secretary to the State Government, Usman Jidda Shuwa said the appointment is in accordance with the powers conferred on the Governor under section 4 sub section 2 of the Arabic and Tsangaya Education Board.
The statement further said Khalifa Ali Abdulfathi is to serve as the Chairman and Alhaji Ali Kaka as the Executive Secretary of the Board.
Other members are Professor Yakubu Yunusa and Mohammed Ali Biu representing Borno South while Babagana Aji and Bunu Goso are to represent Borno North also Goni Kolo Gana and Imam Abba Ibrahim Saleh are to represent Borno Central.
The statement further said the appointment is subject to confirmation by the Borno State House of Assembly.