COMMISSIONER AGRICULTURE AND NATURAL RESOURCES
Alhaji Kabiru Ali
Born in Dutse the Jigawa state capital in 1963, Alhaji Kabiru Ali holds Master of Science Degree on Agric Extension Management from the University of Readings in the United Kingdom and a Project Management and Evaluation certificate of the United States of America Department of Agriculture. All these were after obtaining both OND and HND from the Ahmadu Bello University College of Agriculture, Kabba in 1977 and 1986 respectively.
He started his working career in 1975 with the Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources in Kano state and rose through the ranks culminating in his appointment as the Managing Director of Jigawa state Agricultural Development Authority.
The new Commissioner for Agriculture and Natural Resources from 200 1to 2007 held the positions of the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Head of Civil Service, Commissioner in charge of Agriculture and Natural Resources and again appointed as Head of Civil Service when he retired voluntarily from active service.