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OVER 5,000 PEOPLE CALLED BEGGING FOR APPOINTMENT: SEN. YARIMA

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Former civilian Governor of Zamfara State Sen. Ahmad Rufai Sani has declared that with the defection of Governor Bello Matawalle to the APC over 5, 000 people called him to beg for appointments.

Sen. Yarima who declared this in an exclusive interview with Managing Editor of Thunder Blowers in Abuja on Thursday said, Zamfara APC would remain united despite the challenges some politicians are trying to create within the party while crying for recognition in the new arrangement.

“You would be surprised that since the defection of the Governor many people have been calling in fact, over 5,000 people have called to beg me for appointment and that would tell you that people of Zamfara are ready to play the card with the Governor in the APC”.

“Even those that belongs to the Yari’s camp have been calling to beg me for appointments and I used to tell them anybody who deserves something in the Matawalle’s government would surely get it because the Governor is ready to work with those who are interested in developing the state”.

The former Senator said he is still optimistic that since the government at the center and indeed the national headquarters of the APC are fully supporting the Governor’s defection, not any politician in Zamfara can fight the Governor in the APC.

He further said, the reconciliation of the aggrieved members of the party is ongoing, noting that the whole conflict would soon be resolved and APC is going to be stabilized for the betterment of the common persons in Zamfara State.

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ZMHA AMEND LAW ON AREA DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL.

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Members of Zamfara state house of assembly has passed into law amended Bill for a Law to amend the Area Development Council Establishment Act Law No(7).

The development followed the delivery of
committee report by the house leader Faruk Musa Dosara who doubled as the Chairman of the house standing committee on local government.

With the new development, the qualifications for someone to be appointed as administrator of Area Development Council is senior living certificate .

The new law also stated that, the person to be appointed as Administrator for the Area Development Council must attain the age of (25) years.

The new amendment had also provided that, funds for the execution of development projects be credited to the account of the area development Council directly.

 

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ZMHA SCREEN FMR. BBC STAFF, TWO OTHERS AS SPECIAL ADVISERS.

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Three additional nominees for the post of Special Advisers have been screened by the members of the state house of assembly.

The nominees are Malam Sahabi Ahmad Mada, Dr. Nura Makwashe and Malan Shehu Garba.

Until his appointment, Dr. Makwashe is an academic staff working with the Bayero University Kano and also worked with BBC London during his study days in the United Kingdom.

According to the House Spokesperson Nasiru Usman Biyabiki the screening followed an executive communication received from the office of the Secretary to the State Government.

Presenting the nominees before the members, the house leader, Hon. Faruk Musa Dosara urged his colleagues to accept the nomination and confirm the appointment of the nominees.

Speaker Nasiru Magarya confirmed the nomination of the candidates as unanimous decision of the house.

Magarya urged the nominees to bring their experience to bear and justify the confidence reposed on them in ensuring the sustainable development of the state.

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BILL ON ZAMFARA ANTI-THURGGERY AGENCY SCALES THROUGH FIRST & SECOND READING

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A Bill for an act to establish Zamfara State Anti Thuggery Agency scales through first and second readings on the floor of the state house of assembly on Tuesday.

According to the House Spokesperson Nasiru Usman Biyabiki, the proposed executive Bill was presented on the floor of the house by the House Leader Faruk Musa Dosara.

After extensive deliberation, Biyabiki said, the Bill scales through first and second readings and later presented before the standing Committee on justice and security for further legislative consideration.

“Hon. Magarya said, if established vthe Agency will among other things complement the security agencies’ efforts in curtailing anti-thuggery activities and other social vices in the state” Biyabiki added.

Speaker Magarya called on the committee members to work hard and accomplish the assigned responsibilities within the stipulated period.

 

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