Today being 19th September, 2020, Mafa Local Govt has Successfully Conducted APC Chairmanship and Councillorship Party Primaries amid Critical Stakeholders of the Local Govt. Hon. Abatcha Ali Kawu emerged as Consensus Candidate of Chairman, while Babagana Loskuri as his Vice, after Scoring 336 vote and 04 vote considered invalid.
12 Political Ward Councillorship aspirants declared unopposed after the voice votes.
The Council Secretary, Mohammed Lawan Sheriff receives the Chairman of the electoral committee and Hon. Commissioner of fisheries, Mrs Juliana Bitrus with members of the committee in Mafa town, before preceded to the venue of the election at the Central Primary School.
Representative of Borno State independent electoral commission ( BOSIEC), Abba Bulama, DSS rep, DPO and Divisional Officer of NSCDC also attended the election prcocess.
LGA Stakeholders present are; Member Representing the area, Hon. Baba Ali Modu, Hon. Abubakar Umara Zulum and Executive Chairman Borno State Local Govt Pension Board, Rt.Hon. Mahmud Lawan maina.
Other are; APC Party Chairman, Alhaji Baba Fannami, Hon Shettima Lawan maina, Hon. Bulama Goni, Member State Security Trust Fund, Bulama Bukar, Director of Finance, Alh. Sale Bukar among others.
Chairman of the party election committee, Hon. Mrs Juliana Bitrus who declared the results, expressed her happiness to the peaceful conducts of the election and commended the Local Govt and the Security personnels for creating enabling environment.
Hon. Abatcha Ali Kawu after declared him as APC Candidate, thanked to H.E, Prof Babagana Umara Zulum and the entire Stakeholders for the Confidence reposed on him as Party Flag bearer, assured to provides people oriented programs and open door policy, if elected in the fourth coming Local Govt general election.
Also Speaking, Member Representing Mafa, Hon. Baba Ali Modu, Rt. Hon. Mahmud Lawan Maina and Hon. Abubakar Umara Zulum all thanks to the party executives and supporters for their support and loyalty in uniting themselves as one family