28th November, 2018
By Yunusa Abdullahi
Arrangements have been completed for the Off -Settment of Salary Arrears being owed by the Local Government Staff in Adamawa State.
The Honourable Commissioner Ministry for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs Honourable Mustapha Barkindo who disclosed this to Journalists said that by the month of December 2018 all the salary arrears owed by the Local Government Staff, Primary Health Care workers and Teachers would be settle at all levels .
He debunked the rumours being circulated that the Adamawa State Government had secured a loan of Five Billion Naira from the United Bank for Africa UBA in order to embark on some capital projects in the state.
The Honourable Commissioner also explained that Due process must be followed for the Off -Settment of the Salary Arrears and urged the beneficiaries to reciprocate Government's gesture by ensuring that all their outstanding salaries are being paid by the present Administration of Governor Muhammad Umar Jibrilla once and for all, stressing that Government Is a continuous process .