Zamfara Governor Dissolves Cabinet

Zamfara State Governor, Bello Mohammed (Matawallen Maradun, Barden Hausa, Shattiman Sakkwato) has dissolved the State Executive Council with immediate effect.

A statement issued by Governor’s Special Adviser on Media, Zailani Bappa said the Secretary to the State Government, the Chief of Staff, and the Deputy Chief of Staff are also relieved of their respective appointments.

The dissolution also affected all Chairmen and members of the state Commissions and Boards of various agencies.

According to the statement, His Excellency, however, directs that this dissolution does not affect Commissions provided for by the constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.

”In view of this directive, all Honorable Commissioners would hand over affairs of their ministries to their respective permanent secretaries, except Ministry of Security and Home Affairs which will be overseen by Rtd DIG Mohammed Ibrahim Tsafe. Chairmen of Commissions and Boards are hereby directed to hand over to their most senior directors. The Head of Service will oversee the Office of the Secretary to the State Government.” Bappa noted

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