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Bauchi State Commissioner resigns

By Adejayan

Bauchi State Commissioner for Commerce and Industries, Hon. Mohammed Alhassan Sadiq has resigned.

Hon. Sadiq announced his resignation on his Facebook page on Wednesday night.

“Every beginning has an end, today, the 19th day of August, 2020, I have honourably tendered my voluntary resignation as a Commissioner (Ministry of Commerce & Industries) and a Member of the State Executive Council in the Government of Bauchi State”, the commissioner wrote on his page.

Hon. Sadiq said his resignation was influenced by a former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara.

Hon. Dogara is currently at logger-head with Governor Bala Mohammed.

“I thank H.E the Executive Governor – Sen. Bala A. Mohammed (Kauran Bauchi) for the wonderful opportunity accorded to me. “In the same vein, I must appreciate my boss H.E, the Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara for his usual support and the role he played in influencing same.”

“I sincerely thank all my colleagues in the EXCO and the Ministry, whom we have worked with as a formidable team.

“I have enjoyed the Understanding of my family at such a trying time. I beseech God to forgive all my wrongs and the general public/colleagues to pardon me. I urge you to help me, pray God to grant me success, contentment and peace of mind in my new endeavor. Thank you all and remain blessed”, Hon. Sadiq wrote on his facebook wall.

Hon. Sadiq is said to be a political ally of Yakubu Dogara, the former Speaker.

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