Jigawa Gov Badaru Orders Investigation Into Alleged LG Employment Scams
Umar Akilu Majeri
The Jigawa state governor Alhaji Muhammed Badaru Abubakar has directed the immediate investigation into the alleged employment syndicate within the local government service commission of the state.
Alhaji Muhammed Badaru Abubakar confirmed that he’s aware of the syndicate as he’s reliably informed of the scandal assuring that he will not spare anyone found culpable no matter how highly placed he may be”, he declared.
The governor stated this today at the annual workers’ day celebration that was held at the sir Ahmadu Bello Hall within the state Secretariat in Dutse.
Badaru was responding to a complaint raised by the state NLC chairman Comrade Sunusi Alhassan that alleged that there is a gross abuse of due process in the issuance of appointments and promotion of selected staff by the commission.
In his words, ” I want to call the attention of his Excellency to happenings at the State, local government service commission where appointments and promotions are conducted in gross disregard to due process and public service rules”, he stated.
He also pleaded with the state governor to quickly intervene in order to save the state from the brink of losing its hard-earned reputation by some selfish individuals.