Sokoto state Commissioner of Finance, Hon Abdussamad Dasuki has presented new civil servants’ pay slip to Governor Aminu Waziri
Speaking during the occasion, the commissioner said the new slip was as a result of the 2017 biometric census of the state civil servants conducted in the state.
He said each civil servant would be issued with the new payslip.
The commissioner explained that 19,321 civil servants were captured in biometric data with their pictures embossed.
Dasuki said over 10, 000 civil servants whose pictures were not captured during the biometric census would be invited to get their pictures captured
He said the measure was aimed at promoting transparency and accountability in the state.
Receiving the slip, Governor Tambuwal commended the commissioner and his team for a job well done.