The Bauchi State Commissioner for Commerce and Industries, Mohammed Sadiq has resigned from his position. The former commissioner announced his resignation on his social media account on Wednesday evening.
A copy of his resignation letter that was made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), disclosed that he resigned willingly. Sadiq is the second leader to step down from Governor Bala Mohammed’s cabinet since his ascension to office last year.
“Alhamdulillah, Masha Allah. Every beginning has an end. Today, the 19th day of August 2020, I have honourably tendered my voluntary resignation as a Commissioner and a member of the State Executive Council in the Government of Bauchi State. It was a rare privilege and opportunity to have served my state in such an exalted position.
“I thank the Executive Governor Bala Mohammed for the wonderful opportunity accorded to me. In the same vein, I must appreciate my boss, Yakubu Dogara for his usual support and the role he played in influencing the same,” he said.
Sadiq added that “I sincerely thank all my colleagues in the EXCO and the Ministry, whom we have worked with as a formidable team.
“I have enjoyed the understanding of my family at such a trying time. I beseech God to forgive all my wrongs and the general public/colleagues to pardon me. I urge you to help me, pray God to grant me success, contentment, and peace of mind in my new endeavor. Thank you all and remain blessed.”