– Governor Ganduje sacked Magaji for his unguarded utterances against the person of the late chief of staff to President Buhari, Mallam Abba Kyari
Kano state’s commissioner for works and infrastructure, Engineer Mu’azu Magaji, has been sacked
– President Buhari’s aide, Bashir Ahmad, said the commissioner was celebrating Kyari’s death on his Facebook page
Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano nation has sacked the nation’s commissioner for works and infrastructure, Engineer Mu’azu Magaji.
The commissioner was fired over his unguarded utterances against the late leader of workforce to President Buhari, Abba Kyari, a announcement signed by way of the commissioner for facts, Muhammad Garba, disclosed.
Ganduje said the commissioner, as a public servant, have to have respected the office by means of refraining from any act capable of rendering it to disrepute, The Nation reports.
According to the Personal Assistant on New Media to president Buhari, in the person of Bashir Ahmad, had revealed on Twitter that the sacked commissioner was publicly celebrating Kyari’s death on his Facebook page.
“I am really disappointed and pained by the Kano State Commissioner for Works, Engr. Muazu Magaji’s remarks on Mallam Abba Kyari’s demise, the commissioner was seen publicly celebrating the death on his Facebook page. I hope @KanoStateNG and @GovUmarGanduje will call him to order,” Ahmad tweeted.
After the commissioner was sacked, Ahmad said: “The Governor has taken an action, the Commissioner has just been sacked following his unguarded utterances.
“According to a statement from the Kano State Government House, late Abba Kyari had led a life worthy of emulation by serving his country to the best of his ability.”