Mr Ortom re-elected for a second term in office on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) visited Mr Buhari on Monday.
The emirate is currently headed by Lamido Sanusi, who is reportedly engaged in a political battle with Mr Ganduje.
While the governor claims not to have paid salaries since this year, the workers are saying otherwise, insisting they have not been paid for over 30 months.
There were online reports insinuating Mr Bello had concluded plans to switch over to an opposition party in other to recontest for a second term in office.
The governor who is expected to begin his second term next month was re-elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
A change in parental attitudes and government approach is needed to curb the menace.
In Zamfara State, mining has been suspended as the area is one of the places where the attacks has risen.
The PDP candidate defeated the incumbent governor who sought a second term in office.
Tambuwal defeated his opponent with 342 votes.
Ganduje won with a margin of 8,982 votes.