From Maiharaji Altine, Gusau
Governor Bello Matawalle Maradun has dissolved the 14 Local Government Councils Sole Administrators in the state with effect from today Friday.
This was contained in a statement signed by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry for local Governments and chieftaincy Affairs, Alhaji Abubakar Jafar Maradun.
The statement said, “The dissolution of the local Government Councils Sole Administrators followed the expiration of their tenure elongation period of six months as earlier approved by Zamfara State House of Assembly which expired on Friday 4th June 2021”.
“In view of this, the outgoing local Government Councils Sole Administrators have been directed to hand over the affairs of their Local Government Councils to their respective Directors of Administration and General Services with immediate effect”.
“His Excellency, Governor Bello Matawalle thanked the outgoing local Government Councils Sole Administrators for their services to the state and wished them success in their future endeavours”.