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Gov. Bala Mohammed of Bauchi sacks Commissioners, others

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Gov. Bala Mohammed of Bauchi sacks Commissioners, others

By Auwalu Birninkudu

Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State dissolved the State Executive Council and sacked other political figures.

This is contained in a statement signed by Mukhtar Gidado, the governor’s special media adviser, in Bauchi on Wednesday.

The state government declared the dissolution to be effective immediately.

Mohammed also sacked the secretary of state government, chief of staff, government house, commissioners and special advisers.

The governor has ordered all commissioners to pass the baton to the respective permanent secretaries, while the SSG, chief of staff and other relevant special advisers will pass to the highest permanent secretary at the seat of government.

While thanking those appointed for their services to the State, the Governor wished them good luck in their future endeavors.

The Nigerian News Agency (NAN) reports that the disbandment has also affected hundreds of people appointed by the governor for political reasons. (NAA)

(NAN)

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