Bauchi State Governor, Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed, has warned the newly sworn-in performing native authorities chiefs within the state to keep away from mismanagement of monetary assets.
Interim chairmen had been appointed after the time period of workplace of the beforehand elected council chairmen expired about three months in the past.
The governor spoke on the swearing-in ceremony of the brand new chiefs in Bauchi yesterday.
He mentioned native governments ought to work to enhance the lives of rural communities, including that this objective couldn’t be achieved by misappropriating the meager funds accrued in native governments.
“It’s essential to keep away from something that may convey the federal government into disrepute,” he mentioned.
The governor mentioned native authorities chiefs ought to work onerous to enhance inside income of their areas to offset federal allocations for higher efficiency and repair supply.
He requested the chiefs to cooperate with safety companies beneath their jurisdiction to make sure peaceable conduct of the 2023 common elections.
Appearing leaders had been instructed to offer free political area for the opposition forces to function based on democratic ideas.