SOKOTO state government has
facilitated the sum of N243,100,000
from FMBN for a total number
of 263 staff across ministries,
department and agencies, MDAs to
whom cheques were presented at
the occasion.
the governor who spoke at an
event organised to disburse the
loans, stated that it was meant for
workers to renovate their houses to
habitable status.
According to him, the present
administration has placed much
emphasis on staff welfare, and will continue to introduce policies that
will lead to improved productivity of
workers in the state.
While commending the state Head
of Service for introducing innovative
programmes to improve the service,
Tambuwal said government will
continue to reward hard work and
also punish those who do not measure
up to standards.
Meanwhile, six staff, three from
the junior and senior cadre each
and working in different ministries,
received monetary gifts and merit
awards for their diligence and punctuality in their places of primary
In the junior cadre, Abubakar Dan
Umaji emerged the third best most
diligent worker in the state civil
He received the sum of N250,000
and merit certificate. Malam Hassan
Hamza, now deceased, emerged
second best. He was awarded a posthumors
certificate of honour while a
Hajj seat that has been awarded to one
of his family members.
Bello Ketere emerged the best
worker and was awarded a piece of land, five hundred thousand Naira,
N500,000 and a merit certificate.
The senior cadre saw Usman
Magaji of state ministry of finance
emerging bestworker in the state. He
was awarded a house and N750,000
gift from the Governor.
Other award recipients in the
senior category were Ahmed Rafi
who got the sum of N500,000 and
a merit certificate and Mohammed
Gagi who got a Hajj seat, the sum of
N100,000 and a merit certificate.

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