Shettima approves new council caretaker c’ttee chairs



Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno state has appointed new 27 local government councils’ caretaker committee chairmen and councillors that will steer the affairs of their councils in the next six months.
This followed the dissolution of the committee sometime last year when the Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Alhaji Kaka Bashir Garbai, announced it in accordance with the Borno state Local Government Law 2, 000 as amended 2004.
The names of the appointees were forwarded to the House of Assembly, last week, and yesterday the House consented to the list and passed same to the executive for swearing in.
Consequently, they would be sworn in by the governor on today.
In a press statement, the governor approved the retention of MMC, Ahaji Ranks Kadiri and that of Hawul Mr. Andrew Bala I.