Governor Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State on Wednesday sworn in two new commissioners into the State Executive Council.
They are Prof. Mukhtar Bala and Hajiya Tsahara Bawa, who are yet to be assigned portfolios.
Justice Samaila Rashid administered the oaths on behalf of the Acting Chief Judge of the state, Justice Asabe Karatu.
Speaking after the swearing in, the governor thanked the House of Assembly for the speedy confirmation of the nominees.
“We now have three female commissioners in the cabinet, I think this is the highest in the country.”
He urged the commissioners to prepare for the challenges ahead, saying electioneering would dominate the year.