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By Abdulrasheed Akogun

The immediate past Chairman of the Local Government Service Commission, Hajia Sarah Adebayo have refused to handover official properties in her possession, have exclusively gathered.

Hajia Sarah Adebayo was one of the appointees who's appointment were terminated by the outgoing Governor, Dr. Abdulfatah Ahmed, on Wednesday, 22nd, when he dissolved his cabinet and all boards and parastatals.

Findings by at the local government service commission however showed that until close of work on Friday, May 24th, 2019, the former Chairman have neither handed over to the most superior officer nor released official property's in her possession, especially the commission's cars.

Smarting from her refusal to handover and relinquish official properties in her possession, the management staffs of the commission on Thursday, 23rd held a meeting and directed the former Chairman through a letter dated May 24th, signed by Hajia Sanni on behalf of the Permanent Secretary to without further delay relinquish all the commission's properties in her possession.

The letter reads "Further to the dissolution of the State Executive Council and the members of Board of all parastatals by his excellency Governor of Kwara State, Alh. Abdulfatah Ahmed on Wednesday 22nd May 2019

"The management of the commission met on Thursday 23rd May 2019, to review the directive and concluded that the State Local Government Service Commission is one of the statutory commission that are tenured and therefore stands dissolved with other boards and parastatals.

"In view of the above therefore, I am directed to officially notify you that the Kwara State Local Government Service Commission has been dissolved with effect from Wednesday 22nd May 2019. Which is in consonance with his Excellency's directive.

" I am further directed to respectively request the return of all Commission's properties in your possession please. On behalf of the management and the entire staff of the commission, we want to sincerely appreciate you for your immense positive contributions to the growth and development of the commission, the grassroots and the State at large and further wish you all the best in your future endeavors" it concluded.

The letter according to our sources was delivered to her home, yesterday, she has however not handed over the properties in her possession as at 3pm on Saturday, when this report was filed.

All attempts made at getting the reaction of Hajia Sarah Adebayo proved abortive, as numerous calls put across to her mobile phone were unanswered as at the time of filing this reports.

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