By; MOHAMMED MUNIRAT NASIR, Gusau
The incumbent Zamfara State deputy governor, Malam Ibrahim Wakkala Muhammad has been appointed by Zamfara State Governor elect, Alhaji Bello Mohammed Matawale as the Chairman of 79 man transition committee.
Wakkala led transition committee is to ensure seamless handover and takeover of the current Alhaji Abdul’Aziz Yari Abubakar tenure which ends on Wednesday and usher in Matawale led Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) adminstration in the state.
The governor elect 79-man transition committee is composed of seasoned administrators, technocrats and politicians.
It would be recalled that Wakkala is one of the eight All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship aspirants known as the G8 who opposed the anointing of Muthar Shehu Idris by governor Yari as the governorship candidate of the party which led to crisis that made the Supreme Court to void the APC participation in the 2019 general elections.
The Supreme Court verdict led to the PDP becoming the winner of the 2019 general elections in Zamfara State.