Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello on Wednesday sworn in Hon. Rabiu Ibrahim as the new Chairman Katcha Local Government area of the state.
The swearing in ceremony was conducted by the Chief Judge of the state, Justice Maria Zukogi at the Council Chambers, Government House, Minna.
The change in leadership of council came on the heels of the demise of the former Chairman, Hon. Mohammed Liman Dogo who died on Monday after a brief illness.
The governor charged the new council boss to be fair to all and ensure that he carry his people along in the discharge of his duties as the new helmsman of the local government.
He also admonished the newly sworn in Chairman to work towards the actualization of the restoration agenda of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), and ensure political harmony and discipline in the area.
Governor Sani-Bello also appealed to the people of the local government council to give full support to the new chairman to enable him carry out his duties effectively.
Hon. Rabiu Ibrahim was until his appointment , the council Vice Chairman