The Change Mantra In Nigeria,Equally Saw The Selection Of All Progressive Congress (APC) Government At The Local Government Headquarters Of Niger State (Chanchaga Local Government) Held On The 11th November, 2015 Which Saw The Current Sitting Chairman Hon. Yusf Inuwa Fuka Return Elected.
The 11 Wards That Make-Up The Council Represented By Hon. Councilors Was Also Won By APC Candidates
The Inauguration Of The Executive Council Took Place On Monday 15th – February, 2016
Office Portfolio Membership Drawn From Legislative Members With 5 Office Portfolio Membership Drawn From Legislative Members, Supervisory Councilor- Works, Phc, Agric, Education & Special Duties
CHANCHAGA LOCAL GOVERNMENT
Minna being the headquarter of Chanchaga Local Government derived its name from Gbagyi (Gwari) word `Min’ and `na’ the word `Min’ means spray and `na’ fire the town originally was on the hill at Sayako and walls (Ganuwa) built around it. There were also Gbagyi towns and villages in and around the present site of the modern Minna.
In the olden days, at the certain period of the year, all villages far and near Min-na town on the hills used to extinguish their fire for the New Year fire which was usually fetched from Min-na town. This practice of annual extinguishing or spraying of fire gave the town on the hill its name M’ina’ with single `n’ the additional `n’ in the word `Minna’ was the making of colonial masters to suit their pronunciation.Read More
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