The Commissioner for Information in Borno State, Mr. Inuwa Bwala has been removed from office.
A statement issued Friday by Hajiya Maryam Abba-Ibrahim, Permanent Secretary (Administration) Office of the Secretary to the State Government, said Governor Kashim Shettima approved Mr. Bwala’s sack with “immediate effect”.
The statement reads in part, “Gov. Kashim Shettima has approved the removal of Mr Inuwa Bwala from his position as the Commissioner for Information.
“The former commissioner has been directed to hand over government property to the permanent secretary in the ministry with immediate effect”.
Information Nigeria reports that Mr. Bwala had also served in the same position under the administration of former Governor Ali-Modu Sheriff.