Bala Mohammed, governor of Bauchi state, has appointed Balaraba Ibrahim as special assistant on women affairs (Unmarried).
Ibrahim’s appointment was confirmed in a letter dated August 4, 2020, and signed by Mohammed Baba, secretary to the state government.
“I am pleased to convey the approval of his Excellency Sen Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed CON, the Governor of Bauchi State, for your appointment as Special Assistant, Women Affairs (Unmarried),” the statement read.
“The appointment is based on your knowledge, experience and personal qualities of hard work, honesty and absolute loyalty. I would expect you to utilise all these qualities in facing the challenges of your office to facilitate the attainment of our collective goal and the expectation of our electorate.
“The terms and conditions of your appointment as enunciated in the regular government policies as applicable.”
Ibrahim is the chairperson, Association of Divorcees in Bauchi.
Last year, she set up counselling centres for intending couples across the state in an effort to “address challenges leading to broken homes”.
She had told NAN that the centres would be established in partnership with Muslim and Christian clerics to prepare the minds of intending couples.