COMMISSIONER INFORMATION, YOUTH SPORTS AND CULTURE
Alhaji Bala Ibrahim
Popularly called Bala Mamser because of his stint with the former Directorate of Social Mobilization (MAMSER) as a mobilization officer, Alhaji Bala Ibrahim who graduated from the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria in 1983 with a Bachelors Degree in Language Arts Education (B.Ed Lan. Arts)) in addition to an earlier Nigeria Certificate in Education (NCE) obtained from the Kano Advanced Teachers College in 1979.
The educationist turned mobilizer who hails from Birnin Kudu Local Government was born in 1957 and is now in charge of Information, youth, Sports and Culture. He was at various times from 1992 a Director General in charge of Works, Housing and Transport, Special Adviser on Political Affairs, Special Adviser on Information, Special Adviser on Information Technology, Commissioner of Information and still a member of the Governing Council of Northwest University, Kano.
Known for his ability in grass root political mobilization, Alhaji Bala Ibrahim was appointed Chairman of his political parties contact and mobilization committees at various times of electioneering and before the merger of political parties to form the All Progressives Congress (APC) he was the National Organizing Secretary of the ANPP and up to date he holds the position of state Deputy Chairman, of the All Progressives Congress (APC)