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Jigawa Gov Sacks Chairmen, Board Members, Heads Of MDAs

Governor Umar Namadi of Jigawa State has announced the immediate removal of chairmen, board members, and chief executives of various parastatals in the state.


FILE: Umar Namadi

 

Governor Umar Namadi of Jigawa State has announced the immediate removal of chairmen, board members, and chief executives of various parastatals in the state.

The decision was made official in a statement released by the Permanent Secretary, of Administration, and Finance, in the office of the Secretary to the Government of Jigawa State, Muhammad Dagaceri.

According to the Tuesday statement, Governor Namadi approved the relief of appointments for managing directors, general managers, executive secretaries, directors general, chairmen, and members of the board of agencies/parastatals, with the exception of commissions.

However, the directive specifically excluded career executive secretaries, managing directors, directors general, and general managers.

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The statement read, “Accordingly, this excludes career Managing Directors, General Managers, Directors, and Executive Secretaries.”

It further instructed all the affected officials to hand over any government properties in their possession to the most senior officer within their respective organizations.

In expressing his gratitude for their contributions, Governor Namadi wished the relieved officials success in their future endeavors.

Ismaila Ibrahim Dutse, the Public Relations Officer from the Office of the Secretary to the Government of Jigawa State and the Office of the Head of the Civil Service, released the statement on June 13th, 2023.