Sallah: Gov Matawalle orders payment of LG employees' go away grant

Zamfara state governor, Bello Matawalle, has requested that the chairman of the 14 local governments within the state to pay the 2019 depart grant of their staff from Monday, August five.

According to a press free up on Saturday, August three, by the Yusuf Idris, the director general of press affairs to the governor, stated the gesture was to help ease the birthday party of the imminent Sallah. Idris stated the act is very similar to the only the governor did previous when he ordered that the state govt workers be paid similar cash along side their July salaries. It must be famous that the governor gave the directive after his assembly with the council chairmen on the government area.

“The governor used the occasion to declare that unlike during the past administrations when council chairmen gave part of their councils’ funds to the state chief executive, he will not ask for or collect any money from the councils and will not deny or refuse to give them approval for genuine requests,” the remark in part learn. Meanwhile, Legit.ng previous reported that Zamfara bankruptcy of the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria accused the state government of denying native governments within the state in their price range remitted from the federation account in spite of the presidential order that such funds be despatched directly to the councils’ accounts.

Addressing a press convention in Gusau, spokesman of the affiliation within the state and chairman of Maradun local executive, Alhaji Ahmed Abubakar, alleged that the state government had completely violated the presidential order.
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