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JUST IN: Borno State Governor, Babangana Zulum, hands over to his Deputy

Borno State Governor, Prof. Babangana Zulum, has announced that he is proceeding on a 21-day vacation, handing over the affairs of his state to the Deputy Governor, Usman Kadafur, who will serve as the Acting Governor of the State until May 19, 2021.

Prof. Zulum had written the State’s House of Assembly of his intentions to go on vacation since April 23, 2021 and following the approval, he announced to public about the change.

He also requested that that in compliance with provisions of section 190 (1) of the constitution, which made him notify the House, the Assembly should approve the Deputy Governor to serve as acting Governor throughout the 21 days, in order to constitutionally give him the full powers to handle Borno State’s affairs without resort to the Governor.

According to a statement by the Govenor’s spokesman, Mallam Isa Gusau, he said the Borno State House of Assembly on his principal’s request approved Deputy Governor, Usman Kadafur, to serve as acting governor from April 29 to May 19, 2021.

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In his words, he said: “Governor Zulum has directed all Government officials and institutions to fully comply with his transmission of power.

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