The Speaker of Kaduna State House of Assembly, Aminu Abdullahi Shagali, has resigned from his position.
His decision was contained in a letter dated February 25 and addressed to the Clerk of the House.
It read: “I Aminu Abdullahi Shagali, speaker Kaduna state house of assembly hereby resign my appointment as the speaker Kaduna state house of assembly on personal grounds”.
It is yet unclear the issues behind his resignation.
Deputy Speaker, Yusuf Tanimu Zailani, has been elected to take his place.
Muktar Isa Hazo was elected as deputy speaker. While Zilani represents Igabi constituency, Hazo represents Milgoma constituency.