The Community of Jimeta in Yola
North Local Government Area have called on the Adamawa Emirate Council to
remove their District Head, Alhaji Mohammed Baba-Paris and replaced him with
God fearing and competent new leader.
on Tuesday on behalf of the community, Alhaji Musa Garba, said that the call
for the removal of the district head was viable for the peace to reign in the
had lost confidence in the leadership style of the district head henceforth,
want him removed.
after widely consultations wrote a petition to Adamawa Emirate Council on
November 5, 2015 calling for the removal of the district head.
member of the Adamawa State Peace Committee and person vested with the
protection of lives and property in the state.
petition on behalf of Jimeta Community demanding for the removal of Alhaji
Mohammed Baba-Paris as district head of Jimeta.
appealed to the Royal Highness, the Lamido of Adamawa, Alhaji Muhammadu
Barkindo to appoint for us a God fearing and competent new leader.” Garba said.
reasons why the community wants the district head to be removed include his
attitude of lack of respect and sympathy to elders, religious leaders and zero
approach in sustaining peace in the community.
situation, Alhaji Ziyad Baba-Paris, the secretary to the district head
confirmed that they were aware about the petition.
such type of petitions was normal.
petition and you know such allegations are normal.” Baba-Paris said.