The Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has sworn-in Muhammad Tambari Usman as the new Grand Khadi of the Shari’a Court of Appeal in the State.
At the swearing-in ceremony in Sokoto, Governor Tambuwal charged the new Grand Khadi to be upright and just in discharging his duty.
In a statement issued by the Governor’s Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Muhammad Bello, it said Tambuwal who said since the inception of his administration there has been in a cordial working relationship with all arms of government in the state, congratulated the new appointee and assured him of the same gesture.
The Governor also reiterated his adminitration’s commitment to providing an enabling environment and welfare for judicial officers in the state.
The new Grand Khadi Mr Usman was born July 31, 1955 in Binjin Muza town of Yabo local government area of Sokoto state. He started his working career with the Judiciary on August 1, 1988.
He rose through the cadre from the rank of Court Judge II to that of Upper Area Court Judge II in 1996. He held the position of Khadi of the Shariah Court of Appeal from November 18, 1998 to December 31, 2019. He was afterwards appointed as the Acting Grand Khadi.