The Governor of Zamfara State, Bello Matawalle, has dismissed the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Alhaji Bala Bello and all 23 commissioners with immediate effect.
This was revealed in a statement signed by the Special Adviser Public Enlightenment, media and Communications to the governor, Malam Zailani Bappa.
The governor also approved the sack of his Chief of Staff, rtd. Col. Bala Mande; Deputy Chief of Staff, Dr. Bashir Maru and the removal of all Chairmen and members of the state Commissions and Boards of Various agencies.
He, therefore, ordered the sacked commissioners to hand over affairs of their ministries to their respective Permanent Secretaries, with the exclusion of the Ministry of Security and Home Affairs which will be overseen by DIG rtd. Mohammed Tsafe.