Chief Ifeanyi Bernard Nwaudunna, an APC chieftain and a well-known Nigeria political and social activist has Commended president Bola Ahmed Tinubu and the National Chairman of all progressive Congress, APC his excellency Abdullahi Ganduje for nominating Engr Abdullahi Tijjani Muhammad Gwarzo as minister of federal Republic of Nigeria.
Chief Ifeanyi Nwaudunna described Gwarzo’s nomination as reward for hard work, competence and his dedication to the democratic development of Nigeria. As a man with capacity and competence to make impact on his national assignment.
According to the statement signed by Chief Nwaudunna, he said that Engr Abdullahi Tijjani Muhammad Gwarzo is a seasoned administrator per excellence with a proven track record of experience, competence and integrity in public administration and governance.
This appointment is well-deserved and a testament to Gwarzo’s commitment to serving the people of kano state and Nigeria in general. He also Commended the president for his leadership and vision in selecting competent individuals to drive the agenda of the party at the national level,” the statement reads.
”I’m expressing confidence in Gwarzo’s ability to deliver on this new role as minister, to bring positive change to our dear country, Nigeria and deliver on the renew hope mandate. I urge him to be diligent, dedicated, and proactive in fulfilling his responsibilities as minister.” he said.
Engr Abdullahi Tijjani Muhammad Gwarzo graduated from the prestigious Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, where he studied Textile Engineering.
Gwarzo served as the Executive chairman of Gwarzo Local Government Council, between 1997-1998 (NCPN), 2004-2007 (ANPP) during which he served as the State ALGON Chairman, and as well a caretaker chairman between 2003-2004 (ANPP).
He was appointed as the Special Adviser to the Executive Governor of Kano State on special duties in the year 2007.
Engr Abdullahi Tijjani Muhammad Gwarzo has also served as the Deputy Governor of Kano State from 2027 – 2011
While serving as the Deputy Governor of Kano state, he was assigned to supervise the state ministry for water resources, where he superintended the construction of a 75,000,000 liters per day, Watari water works, and the reticulation of the greater Kano water project, which earned him the mantra ‘RUWA BABA’.
He later defected to the Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN), where he contested as the party’s Gubernatorial candidate in the 2011 governorship election, which he lost.
He is presently the Chairman Governing Council of the Federal College of Education, Zaria, a position he has been occupying since April 2021. He is the National Leader Tinubu/ Shettima House 2 House Movement
His name was included in the second batch of President Bola Ahmed Tinubu‘s ministerial nominees forwarded to the Senate in August, 2023.
His records of achievements in the various positions of trust he has held and presently holds speak volumes and gives an in-depth insight into his passion and commitment towards a better Nigeria.
This particular nomination of Engr Abdullahi Tijjani Muhammad Gwarzo and 47 others have clearly shown that the Renewed Hope Agenda will be a huge success because intellectuals, bureaucrats, and experienced professionals such as Engr Abdullahi Tijjani Muhammad Gwarzo are allowed to ventilate their skills, the nation will certainly be a better place for progress and development” Nwaudunna said.