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Gombe Gov Appoints Additional 1,086 Aides

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Ibrahim-DankwamboAmid the controversy over the over-bloated cost of governance in Nigeria, Gombe State Governor, Alhaji Ibrahim Dankwambo has appointed additional 1,086 aides.

The news of their appointment was contained in a statement signed by Alhaji Umar Alkali, Special Assistant to the Governor on Media and Publicity and made available to journalists in Gombe on Saturday.

The statement noted that the appointment cuts across the 11 local government areas of the state.

Those appointed included one senior special assistant, 85 special assistants and 1,000 personal assistants (grade I, II and III).

According to the statement, the appointment was with immediate effect.