GOVERNOR MATAWALLE SWEARS-IN SIX COMMISSIONERS, TWO PERMANENT SECRETARIES AND CHAIRMAN BOARD OF INTERNAL REVENUE CHARGES THEM ON FORMIDABLE TEAM WORK.
His Excellency, the Zamfara State Executive Governor Hon. Dr. Bello Mohammed Matawalle MON (Shattiman Sakkwato) has said that the last cabinet dissolution he did is aimed at stocktaking on the individual and collective members of the cabinet.
The governornor who stated this today while swearing-in six new commissioners, two permanent secretaries and the chairman of the state’s Board of Internal Revenue Services also said the objective is part of his administration’s determination to form a formidable team that will work assiduosly for the growth and development of the state.
The swearing in ceremony was held at the Government House Council Chamber with the oath of office administered by the state chief Judge, Justice Kulu Aliyu.
Governor Matawalle charged the new Honourable Commissioners to work closely with their permanent secretaries and inject new ways that will further make the state more attractive to investors.
The Shattiman Sakkwato also implored all the appointees to look into ways of imroving the security of the state by working in consonance with each other for the betterment of a new Zamfara.
While congratulating the new Chairman of the Internal Revenue Services Board, the governor drew his attention to the needs of boosting internal revenue generation for the continued provision and improvement of basic amenities in the state.
He urged civil servants and citizens in the state to continue to support the government with prayers and credible information in order to sustain safe communities in all parts of the state.
Those sworn-in as Honourable Commissioners are Ibrahim Magaji Dosara, Sufiyanu Bashir Yuguda, Yazeed Shehu Danfulani, Rabiu Garba Gusau, Abubakar S/Pawa Dambo and Barrister Aminu Junaidu Kaura
The Permanent Secretaries are Kabiru Yusuf Gusau and Lawal Hussein while Akilu Muhammad Dama was sworn-in as the Chairman Zamfara State Board of Internal Revenue
Delivering the vote of thanks on bahalf of the appointees, Hon. Sufiyanu Bashir Yuguda assured to work hard and bring more development in the state Saying that they were honoured by the confidence responsed on them and their selection and appointment as cabinet members in a state with a population of over four million people.
Yuguda further said that the governor strives in the provision of solid foundation for the development of the state as being acknowledged all over the country especially by appointing over seventy percent youths in the state.
He promised their total support and cooperation to government policies and programmes especially concerning the security issues facing the state.
The swearing-in ceremony was attended by the Speaker, Zamfara State House of Assembly, Hon Nasiru Maazu Magarya, Acting Secretary to the State Government and Head of Service, Alhaji Kabiru Balarabe, Senator Hassan Muhammad Nasiha, Senator Sahabi Ya’u and Honorary advisor to the governor, Hon. Sani Abdullahi Shinkafi
Others include Ambassador Bashir Yuguda Gusau, Former Deputy Governors, Mallam Ibrahim Wakkala Muhammad and Hon Muktar Ahmad Anka, Hon Aminu Sanin Jaji, Chief of Staff to the Speaker National Assembly, Hon Sanusi Garba Rikiji, Ambassador Chika Shehu Bunu, Honourable Grand Khadi Dahiru Muhammad, Members of Zamfara State House of Assembly, Special Advisers, Permanent Secretaries and Directors General among others.