Bauchi Finance Commissioner Resigns 24 Hours to Supplementary Polls

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By  Segun Awofadeji in Bauch

Barely 24 hours to Saturday’s supplementary elections in Bauchi state, the State Commissioner of Finance and Economic Development Garba Sarki Akuyam has announced his resignation as Commissioner and member of the state executive council.

Addressing newsmen on Friday at a Press Conference held at NUJ Press Center,, the commissioner and one of the most powerful associates of Governor Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar said he was compelled to resign his appointment in view of “the recent developments and political realities of present day Bauchi state as well as dictates of the moment.”

He said he served the present administration as commissioner of rural development and commissioner of finance and Director General APC state campaign organisation in the last four years.

“Therefore, it is my privilege and singular honour to most sincerely register my appreciations for recognition accorded…



Source: Thisday Newspaper