Governor Isa Yuguda of Bauchi state has announced the removal of Alhaji Sallau Dandija and Alhaji Yusuf Gumli as Secretary to State Government and his Chief of Staff respectively.
A press release signed by Mr Ishola Micheal, Chief Press Secretary to the governor on Tuesday said they had been replaced by Alhaji Aminu Hammayo and Alhaji Ibrahim Mohammed respectively. The statement said that the new appointments took immediate effect.
It said that Hammayo, who was before his appointment the Commissioner for Lands and Survey and was overseeing the Ministry of Budget and Economic Planning, would continue to oversee the two ministries.
Mohammed was until his new appointment the Commissioner for Animal Resources and Nomadic Resettlement. The statement did not give reasons for the removal of Dandija and Gumli.