Zamfara State Executive council has directed all its ministries in the state to operate a single treasury account for proper implementation of policies as agreed upon by the council.
Briefing journalists shortly after the state executive council meeting, commissioner of information Alhaji Ibrahim Magaji Dosara said the ministry of finance will no longer be in custody of funds meant for financing Ministerial projects.
He explained that the state executive council has also deliberated on the proposed 2022 budget and made observations and amendments which will presented before the state house of assembly on Tuesday 30/11/2021.
The commissioner added that the state executive council has also agreed that no commissioner, permanent secretary or head of any government agency is allowed to issue press statement or grant press conference on Government Issue except commissioner of information.
Alhaji Dosara further disclosed that any information regarding governor, his functions, government house and the governor’s family should be directed to Special Advisor to the governor on public enlightenment, media and communications.
Reporting by Shehu Sani, editing by Daniel Adejo