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Bauchi gov fires commissioners

Gov Bala Mohammed

Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State has dissolved his cabinet.

Mukhtar Gidado, Special, Adviser to the Governor on Media and Publicity,  announced this in a statement on Wednesday.

The governor also sacked the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Sabiu Baba, his Chief of Staff (COS), Ladan Salihu and all Special Advisers with the exception of Special Advisers on Security and National, State Assembly Liaison, Social Investment and Media and Publicity.

The governor directed all commissioners to hand over the affairs of their Ministries to their respective Permanent Secretaries, while the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), the Chief of Staff (COS) Government House and other affected Special Advisers are to handover to the most senior Permanent Secretary in the Government House who is equally directed to take inventory of government property.

He thanked the affected cabinet members and political appointees for their “meritorious service” to the state and wished them the best in their future endeavours.