The Jigawa State Governor has dismissed 25 out of the 27 Local Government Council Secretaries in Jigawa.

Alhaji Najib Umar, Public Relations Officer, Ministry of Local Government disclosed this in Dutse.

“Jigawa State Government is hereby announcing the relief of the appointments of all the 27 Local Governments Secretaries, except those of Sule Tankarkar and Buji Local Government Areas (LGAs).

“The affected officers are directed to hand over all official documents and other materials and items to their respective Directors of Administration and General Services (DAGS) with immediate effect.”

The statement issued on Wednesday added that Governor Muhammad Badaru thanked the sacked appointees for their enormous contributions towards the development of the LGAs they served.

He also wished them success in their future endeavours.