November 30, 2022



We met empty treasuries, FCT new council chairmen lament

Newly inaugurated administrations in three, out of six space councils of the Federal Capital Territory [FCT], have lamented the vacancy councils’ treasuries and big money owed and dejection workforce as they resumed workplace.

Chairman Gwagwalada Space Council, Alhaji Abubakar Jibrin Giri, who disclosed the scenario in a number of the FCT space councils, lamented that the speedy previous administrations wasted assets on frivolities and left empty treasuries for the brand new governments.

‘We now have a troublesome time settling down and catching up with governance because of quite a few issues inherited from the speedy previous chairmen who left workplace final month.

“The brand new chairmen haven’t been capable of type their cupboards to successfully begin work and are nonetheless busy with stocktaking as a result of they met empty treasuries, a backlog of unpaid salaries/allowances, an enormous debt profile and a grossly dejected workforce recognized for absenteeism, indiscipline and different types of work place malpractices.

Jibrin Giri who mentioned the scenario was pathetic, famous that if they’d met some cash, they’d proceed from the place the previous administration stopped.

“To date, we’ve got been attempting to place many issues which went unhealthy with a view to return self-discipline within the councils.

“Do not forget that we took over barely three weeks in the past and we met many issues within the administration of the councils that aren’t meant for public consumption.

“We now have three or 4 years to go away workplace, and by the grace of God, the council will quickly decide up once more and begin delivering providers to the folks.

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The chief chairman of Abaji space council, Alhaji Abdullahi Abubakar Umar additionally made an analogous grievance just lately whereas swearing in council the secretary.

He acknowledged, “although, I’ll guarantee that we’re working to appropriate these issues”.

Whereas wishing Nigerians a blissful Sallah celebration, the chairmen known as on Muslims and Christians to reside in peace and to contribute to the efforts of the Federal Authorities to curb the rising insecurity within the nation.