Gombe State Governor, Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya CON, is elated over the appointment of an illustrious son of Gombe, Alhaji Jalal Arabi by President Bola Ahmed Tinubu as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON).
A statement on Wednesday, 18th October 2023 signed by the Director-General (Press Affairs) Gombe Government House, Ismaila Uba Misilli, said that Governor Inuwa who commended President Tinubu for making an excellent choice in Alhaji Jalal Arabi, described the new appointee as a highly experienced technocrat and a seasoned administrator of impeccable repute.
He said Arabi’s track record in public service as a retired Federal Permanent Secretary, speaks for itself, and his appointment to this important position is a reflection of his administrative acumen and remarkable footprints.
The Governor urged him to justify the confidence reposed in him by Mr. President by bringing to bear, his wealth of experience and knowledge to reposition the National Hajj Commission and elevate it to new heights of excellence and effective service delivery.
“This appointment is not just an honor for Alhaji Jalal Arabi but also a source of pride for Gombe State. We are confident that he will excel in his new capacity and contribute to the advancement of NAHCON and the fulfillment of its mandate and critical mission”.
“On behalf of the government and the people of Gombe State, I extend our goodwill, solidarity, and best wishes to our dear brother and illustrious son as he takes on this important task”.