By Murtala Muhammad
Governor Bala Muhammad of Bauchi State has dissolved the State Executive Council and other political appointees with immediate effect.
In a statement by the Special Adviser to the Governor on Media and publicity Mukhtar Gidado, says the Secretary to the State Government SSG, Chief of Staff Government House, and all Commissioners were affected.
Others affected include; all Special Advisers except Special Adviser Security, Special adviser National and State Assembly Liaison, Special Advisor Social Investment and Special Adviser Media and Publicity.
The statement directs that all Commissioners are to hand over the affairs of their Ministries to their respective Permanent Secretaries, while the SSG, Chief of Staff Government House and other affected Special Advisers are to hand over to the most Senior Permanent Secretary Government House.
According to the statement, the Governor appreciates all the affected Appointees for their meritorious service to the State and wishes them well in their endeavors.