By Lawal Sa’idu Funtua
The Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees, NULGE, Katsina state chapter has elected a new president to run the affairs of the chapter. The new president takes over from the outgoing president, Comrade Aliyu Haruna after successfully completing his two-term tenure.
The new president is, Comrade Nasiru Wada. Comrade Wada who is an indigene of Maiadua Local Government of Katsina State was born in 1976. Wada who currently work as council clerk of Maiadua Local Government Council joined the services of the local government service commission in 1997.
The new president is well read as he holds the qualifications of B.sc Political Science, HND Public Administration and currently pursuing a Master Degree in Public Policy and administration at the Bayero University, Kano.
While working with the local government service, the new president was from 2009-2013 the Staff Officer of Daura Local Government.
Wada is not a novice in union activities as he was a branch Auditor from 2005-2005, he was also a brach treasurer from 2005-2008, he was at a time branch chairman from2008-2011 and treasurer of the state council from 2011-2020.