LG polls: I’m impressed with voters turnout – Buni

Yobe state Governor Mai Mala Buni says he is satisfy with the turn-out of electorates who were at various polling units to exercise their civic rights during the local government chairmanship and councillors elections in the state.

Buni stated this shortly after he cast his vote in his polling station, Bulturam Yarimari, Buni- Gari town in Gujba Local Government of the state.

The governor revealed that he is not opposed to local government autonomy, adding that when he came onboard in 2019, his concept was to give autonomy to the local governmen.

“So the wisdom behind this joint account complements the effort of the local government’s with the state working together in executing some projects, ” he said.

Buni appreciated the effort of the security operatives for providing an enabling environment for electorates to come out en masse to exercise their franchise across the state without any form of intimidation.