Welcome to the Sokoto State

Head of Service

Our MDAs

Usman Faruk Secretariat

Deputy Governor's Office

Admin and General Services Department

Political Affairs Department

Cabinet Affairs

Ministry of Agriculture

Ministry of Work

Ministry of Budget and Economic Planning

Ministry for Local Government

Ministry of Justice

Ministry of Finance

Ministry of Animal Health and Fisheries Development

Parks, Gardens and Recreation

Our MDAs

Shehu Kangiwa Secretariat

Ministry of Commerce

Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education

Ministry of Women Affairs

Ministry of Water Resources

Ministry of Lands and Housing

Ministry of Information

Ministry of Science and Technology

Ministry of Social Welfare

Ministry of Health

Ministry of Youth and Sports Development

Ministry of Environment

Ministry of Home Affairs

Ministry for Special Duties

Ministry of Higher Education

Ministry of Establishment

Ministry of Culture and Tourism

Agency for Mass Education

Agency for Nomadic Education

Bureau for Public Procurement and Price Intel.

Department for Community Development

Health Contributory Agency

Hospital Services Management Board

Primary Health Care Development Agency

Primary School Staff Pension Board

State Audit Department



Scholarship Board



State Malaria Elimination Agency

Teacher's Service Board

Agency for Control of HIV/AIDS and Tuberculosis

Our MDAs

MDA's Outside The 2 Secretariats

  1. Arabic and Islamic Education Board
  2. Board of Internal Revenue
  3. Debt Management Deparment
  4. Fadama III
  5. FASCO
  6. Federal Employment Opportunities Coord. Office
  7. Female Education Board
  8. Fiscal Responsibility Agency
  9. Fire Service Department
  10. Forestry II Project
  11. Government House
  12. Government Printing Press
  13. House of Assembly Service Commission
  14. Housing Cooperation
  15. Human Rights and NGOs
  16. IFAD
  17. Infectious Diseases Hospital Amanawa
  18. Judicial Service Commission
  19. L.G.S.C
  20. Law Reform Commission
  21. Liaison Office Kaduna, Lagos and Abuja
  22. Library Services Department
  23. Local Government Audit
  24. Local Government Staff Pension Board
  25. Maryam Abacha Hospital
  26. Ministry of Energy
  27. Ministry for Rural Development
  28. Noma Children's Hospital
  29. Office of the Political Adviser
  30. Office of the Surveyor General
  31. Orthopedic Hospital Wamakko
  32. Pilgrims Welfare Agency
  33. Political Affairs Department
  34. Poultry Development Agency

35 Protocol Department

36 Road Maintenance Agency


38 Sustainable Development Goals Office

39 S.A.D.P

40 S.I.E.C

41 S.U.R.P.B

42 College of Basic and Remedial Studies

43 Second Livestock Development

44 Shehu Shagari College of Education

45 Social Investment Programme

46 Sokoto Central Market

47 Sokoto Engineering and Construction Company

48 Sokoto Furniture Factory

49 Sokoto Marshal Agency

50 Sokoto Newspaper Company (The Path)

51 Sokoto State Media Corporation (Rima Radio/TV and FM)

52 Sokoto Transport Company

53 Specialist Hospital

54 State Afforestation Programme

55 State Commodity Board

56 State House of Assembly

57 Sokoto State University


59 Sultan Abdulrahman School of Health Tech

60 Sultan Muhammad Maccido Institute for Quran and G.S

61 Umaru Ali Shinkafi Polytechnic

62 Water Board

63 Waziri Junaidu History and Culture Bureau

64 Works School

65 Youth Empowerment and Social Services Department

66 Zakkat Endowment Commission

Permanent Secretaries

  1. Abdullahi Bala – Head of Service Office for Re- Assignment
  2. Dahiru Balarabe Abbas – Ministry of Finance
  3. Abubakar Muhammad – Ministry of Science and Technology
  4. Muhammad Abubakar Ladan – Ministry of Culture and Tourism
  5. ————– – Ministry of Sold Minerals
  6. Malami Ladan – Ministry for Rural Development 
  7. Aishatu Muh'd Dantsoho – Ministry of Women Affairs
  8. Yahaya M. Gobir – Administration and General Services
  9. Mohammed Sani Umar – Civil Service Commission
  10. Bande Muhammad Rikina – Cabinet Affairs
  11. Abubakar Sahabi Bello – Political Department
  12. Almustapha Othman Ali –Ministry of Higher Education
  13. ———————– – Ministry of Agriculture
  14. ————————- – Ministry of Energy
  15. Haruna Ahmad – Ministry for Local Governments
  16. Mohammad Sani Audu – Agency For Mass Education
  17. ———————– – Ministry of Justice

18 Ahmad Moyi Tambuwal – Ministry of Lands and Housing

19 Ahmad Rufai Ibrahim – SUBEB

20 Abdullahi Sa'idu BafarawaMinistry of Social Welfare

21 Aminu Aliyu Dogon Daji – IFAD

22 Faruku Shehu – Head of Service Office for Re- Assignment

23 Muazu Madawaki – Ministry of Environment

24 ———— – Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education

25 ————————– – Ministry of Water Resources

26 Ibrahim Adamu – Ministry of Information

27 Amina M. Jekada – Ministry of Youth and Sports

28 Bandado Shehu Bandi – Ministry of Home  Affairs

29 Abdullahi S. Danko – Government House

30 Hussaini S. Gobir – SPORA

31 Abubakar Usman Junaidu – Protocol

32 Dr. Abubakar Yusuf Sanyinna – Ministry for Religious Affairs

33 ———————– – Ministry of Works and Transport

Director General (DGs)

1. ——————– – Sokoto Marshal

2. ————————– – Public Private Partnership

3. Maikudi Danda – Sokoto Central Market

4. Habibu Isa Waziri – Debt Management

5. Abubakar Shehu Shagari – Bureau for Public Procurement (Due Process)

6. Abubakar S. Malami – Sokoto Agricultural Development Program

7. Haliru Abubakar Sifawa – Sustainable Development Goals

8. Jelani Haliru Bawa -  SURPB

9. Luba Abubakar Kasim – Female Education

10. Nasiru Alhaji Aliyu – State Emergency Management Agency

11. Halima S. Tuda – Research & Documentation

12. ————————- – NGOs and Human Rights

13. Abdullahi Mande – SORMA

14. Bala Mohammed Mabera – Waziri Junaidu History and Culture Bureau

15. Lawal Sadiq Sanusi – YESSO

16. Maryam Garba Wamakko – Parks and Gardens

17. Nasir Abubakar Daniya – ICT

18. Bello Isah – Scholarship Board

19. Mohammad Sidi Aminu – Commodity Board

20. Dr. Mohammed Bashir Mustapha – FADAMA III / Zero Hunger Programme

21. Usman Buhari Sani – Tenancy Control Commission

23. Aminu Magaji – Sokoto Geographic Information System

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