By Uzair Adam Imam
Governor Muhammad Badaru Abubakar of Jigawa State has approved the relief of 25 out of the 27 Local Government Council Secretaries.
The Public Relation Officer, Ministry of Local Government, Alhaji Najib Umar, made this known in a statement signed Wednesday in Dutse.
The statement reads in part: “Jigawa State Government is hereby announcing the relieve of the appointments of all the 27 Local Governments Secretaries, except those of Sule Tankarkar and Buji Local Government Areas (LGAs).
“The affected officers are directed to hand over all official documents and other materials and items to their respective Directors of Administration and General Services (DAGS) with immediate effect,” the statement said.
The statement added that the Governor thanked the sacked appointees for their tremendous contributions towards the development of the local government areas they served.
However, Badaru also wished them success in their future endeavours. Nonetheless, the reason behind their sack is yet to be disclosed.