Bauchi gov sacks Muslim pilgrims board ES

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Bauchi gov sacks Muslim Alh Abubakar Babangida Tafida, Suspended ES, BSMPWB

Bauchi State Governor, Sen Bala A. Mohammed, has approved the suspension of the Executive Secretary of the Bauchi State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board, Alh Abubakar Babangida Tafida.

The suspension according to a terse three paragraph press release signed by the Special Adviser, Media and Publicity, Mukhtar Gidado, has been communicated to the executive secretary vide a letter signed by the secretary to the state government dated the 14th of September was with immediate effect.

The release further contained that the suspended executive secretary was directed to hand over the affairs of the board to the most senior officer in the board pending the outcome of an investigation that has been instituted by the government into the affairs of the board.

The suspension of the former executive secretary came to many as a surprise package considering the close relationship between the two.

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