The ongoing local government staff verification exercise has commenced in Kurfi Local government area.
The permanent commissioner of the local government service commission Sule Usman Mani said it was aimed at having an accurate data of staff in the area.
He denied the insinuation that the exercise was initiated to retrench the local government staff but rather to ensure proper record keeping.
In a remark, head of Kurfi Local Government administration Lawal Ahmad Danja pledge necessary cooperation to the verification committee.
He urged the staff of the local government to conduct themselves in an orderly manner to ensure the successful conduct of the exercise.