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Gov. Ishaku dissolves 16 council chairmen

Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku on Sunday approved the dissolution of local government councils in the state.

A statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr. Iliya Bekyu says the dissolution followed the expiration of the tenure of the councils on 3rd July 2022.

It says under this development, local government council’s chairmen have been directed to hand over the affairs of their respective councils to the Head of Local government administration pending the return of the Executive Governor to the state.

Reporting by Sani Sulaiman, editing by Daniel Adejo