The Bauchi State Governor, Sen. Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed, has dissolved all the Local Government Caretaker Committees of the 20 Local Government Areas in the state with immediate effect.
The dissolution of Caretaker Committees of the LGAs was announced in a three-paragraph statement signed by the Secretary to the State Government, Barr Ibrahim Muhammad Kashim, made available to newsmen on Tuesday.
The statement said, “Accordingly, the Chairmen of the Local Government Caretaker Committees are therefore directed to hand over the affairs of the Local Governments to their respective Heads of Administration pending the appointment of substantive Caretaker Committees.”
The Government wishes all the ousted Local Government Caretaker Committee members success in their future endeavours.
The Caretaker Committees for the 20 LGAs were inaugurated in 2022 following the expiration of the tenure of the elected Councils in line with the Local Government Administration laws of the state.