BREAKING: Niger Governor dissolves cabinet
Niger State Governor Abubakar Sani Bello has dissolved the State executive council and has directed all permanent sectaries to take charge until new appointments are made.
The Governor announced the dissolution after the Weekly Executive Council Meeting in Minna, through a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Malam Jibrin Baba Ndace.
No reason have been given for the dissolution of the cabinet but sources has disclosed that it may be out of the dissatisfaction over the poor performance of some Commissioners.
Governor Sani Bello however retained the three newly appointed Commissioners in the Ministries of Tourism and Culture; Mineral Resources and Livestock and Fishery.
The statement further said that the weekly executive council meetings have been suspended until a new cabinet is put in place.
The Governor then thanked the former members of his cabinet for their contributions, support and commitment to the actualization of his restoration agenda and wish them success in their future endeavor.