Governor Dauda Lawal on Friday approved the appointment of Sole Administrators and secretaries for the 14 local government areas of Zamfara state.
The Governor also appointed their supervisory Councillors.
In a statement issued in Gusau on Friday, the spokesperson to the Governor, Sulaiman Bala Idris, noted that the appointed Sole Administrators were carefully selected based on their past achievements and track records.
He said: “In his bid to serve the people of Zamfara, Governor Dauda Lawal has appointed Sole Administrators for the 14 local government areas.
The Sole Administrators include, Bashar Musa Anka, Anka local government area; Sa’idu Danbala, Bakura local government; Isiyaka Ibrahim (Majasirdin Birnin Magaji), Birnin Magaji local government; Nasiru Muhammad, Bukkuyum local government; Nura Umar Bungudu, Bungudu local government.
Others were Aminu Nuhu, Gummi local government area; Yahaya Garba, Gusau local government; Kasimu Sani Kaura, Kauran Namoda local government; Yahaya Giwa Maradun, Maradun local government area; Yusuf Sani Bindi, Maru local government; Lukman Jafar, Talatan Mafara local government.
Aliyu Adamu Barmo was the sole administrator for Tsafe local government; Junaidu Muhammad Barade, Shinkafi local government area; and Aminu Atiku Zurmi, sole administrator for Zurmi local government area.
According to the statement, they would manage the affairs of the local government areas for six months and were subject to confirmation by the Zamfara State House of Assembly.
“However, the Secretaries of the local government areas and Supervisory Councillors need not be confirmed by the State House of Assembly.”