Sequel to the dissolution of the 21 Local Government Administrators ahead of the forthcoming Council polls, the former Administrator of Okene Local Government, Engr. Abdulrazaq Muhammad on Wednesday 4th March, 2020 hands over the baton of power to the Director of Local Government (DLG) in line with the state government directive.
In a brief ceremony in his office, the former Council Administrator used the opportunity to thank the management and staff of the Local Government for their cooperation and support received so far as the Administrator which he said were pivotal to the achievements he recorded while in office.
The former Council boss said he is leaving the office with confidence that the DLG and his team will pilot the affairs of the Council in the best interest of the people.
In their separate remarks, the Director of Local Government (DLG), Mr. Sunday Henry Ajeh, NULGE Chairman, Comrade Ahmad Tijani Audu and the Deputy Director (Administration), Mr. Aliyu B. Kashim took time one after the other to eulogised the unique qualities of Engr. Abdulrazaq Muhammad whom they described as a friend, a leader and a mentor.
The DLG categorically dwelled on his humility, patience, achievements and his peaceful disposition. He assured the former Council Administrator that the entire management and staff of the Local Government look forward to have him back to the office as the next Executive Chairman.
Media Aide to the Fmr Administrator
5th March, 2020