Zamfara State Executive Governor, Hon. Dr. Bello Mohammed Matawalle MON (Shattiman Sakkwato) has commended the state Legislative and Judicial arms for maintaining good working relationship with the executive especially in the state government’s fight against banditry.
In a statement Signed by YUSUF IDRIS GUSAU
Director General, Media Public Enlightenment and Communications and made available to newsmen revealed that
The Governor made the commendation while hosting the two arms of government to a Ramadan fast break at his residence, in Gusau.
He expressed his happiness in the way and manner the legislators and members of the judiciary support government policies and programmes especially in the fight against armed banditry and other criminalities in the state.
The Governor further said, a lot of successes have been recorded by his administration as a result of their support and cooperation especially over matters that have direct bearing on the people of the state.
He noted that many laws were made by the state Assembly which have benefited citizens of the state likewise, the judiciary has been working effectively and commended the way and manner administration of justice is being handled at all levels in the state.
He appealed to the two bodies to sustain their position of patriotism and selfless service to the state.
The Governor also appealed to the judges handling banditry cases to do so with utmost sense of patriotism and without any leniency in order to bring an end to the menace in the state.
The Shattiman Sakkwato told the judicial staff that his administration has already procured brand new vehicles that will be given to Magistrates and Shariah Court judges which will soon be handed over to them in order to ensure effective service delivery.
Speaking on bahalf of the two arms of government, Speaker, Zamfara State House of Assembly, Hon. Nasiru Ma’azu Magarya, thanked the governor for cooperating with them on all matters of state for the purpose of having a united and developed Zamfara State.
Magarya further said the legislature and judiciary in the state receive full support from the Executive arm under governor Matawalle and without any interference.
He assured of their continued support and cooperation to all government policies and programmes that will benefit the state especially in the fight against banditry in the state.
Magarya also thanked the governor for hosting them to the Ramadan fast break and prayed Almighty Allah to reward him abundantly.
Those in attendance included the State Chief Judge, Justice Kulu Aliyu, Hon. Grand Khadi, Dahiru Mohammed, all members of the state Assembly, Justices of the state High Court, Khadis of the Shariah Court of appeal, Magistrates, and Shariah Court judges.
They were received at governor’s residence by the State PDP chairman, Alhaji Tukur Danfulani, Secretary to the State Government, Alhaji Bala Bello Maru, Head of Service, Alhaji Kabiru Balarabe, Chief of Staff Government House, Col Bala Mande rtd, Deputy Chief of Staff Dr. Bashir Mohammed Maru, Commissioners of Information and Special Duties, Ibrahim Magaji Dosara and Muhammadu Maiturare Saddiq respectively among others.