Kwara Governor appoints Prince Abdulkadir as new Chief of Staff
Prince Mahee Abdulkadir, has been appointed as the new Chief of Staff to Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq.
Prince Abdulkadir is a son of the late 10th Emir of Ilorin, Mallam Aliyu Abdulkadir.
He will replace the late Chief of Staff to the governor, Alhaji Aminu Adisa Logun, who died recently of COVID-19.
Prince Abdulkadir was a former Permanent Secretary in the Government House, Ilorin in 2003.
He also served as the Clerk of the State House of Assembly in 2004, and left in 2007.
A close friend of the governor’s younger brother, Isiaka Abdulrazaq, was a former top official of the defunct NEPA and NNPC. He is also a cousin to the incumbent Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, Professor Ibrahim Agboola Gambari, who is also a prince in the Ilorin Emirate.
Confirmed sources said the new Chief of Staff, got his letter of appointment on Friday and he is expected to resume work immediately.