Nasarawa: Gov Sule Names 15 Commissioner-Nominees to Assembly for Confirmation
POLITICS DIGEST – Nasarawa State Governor Abdullahi Sule has submitted names of 15 commissioner-nominees to the state House of Assembly for screening and confirmation as members of the state executive council on Wednesday.
This is coming five months after swearing in of Engr. Sule as Nasarawa sate governor.
The speaker of the House, Rt. Hon. Ibrahim Balarabe Abdullahi, announced the receipt of the list on the floor of the house in Lafia, after the majority leader of the house, Alhaji Tanko Tunga (APC-Awe North) submitted the names of the nominees on behalf of the governor.
“The fifteen commissioner-nominees are, Ahmed Baba Yahaya (Toto LGA), Philip Dada (Karu LGA), Othman Bala Adam (Keffi LGA), Dr Abdulkarim Abubakar Kana (Kokona LGA), Obadiah Boyi (Akwanga LGA) Yusuf Aliyu Turaki (Awe LGA), Dr Salihu Ahmad Alizaga (Nassarawa Eggon LGA),
“Dogo Shammah (Wamba LGA), Prof.Otaki Allahnanah (Keana LGA), Haruna Ogbole Adamu (Obi LGA), Ibrahim Musa Ekye (Doma LGA), Mrs Fati Jimeta Sabo (Nasarawa LGA), Abubakar Muhammed Imam (Lafia LGA), Hajiya Halima Ahmadu Jabiru (Lafia LGA) and Mohammed Bashir Aliyu(Lafia LGA),” he said.
The Speaker also directed the nominees to submit 30 copies of their Curriculum Vitae (CV) on or before Friday, October 18th.
“The house will commence their screening from Monday, October 21st to Tuesday, October 22,” he added.
“Those that will appear for screening on Monday, October 21st are commissioner-nominees from Toto, Karu, Keffi, Kokona, Akwanga, Awe, Nassarawa Eggon, Wamba and Keana
“While those that will appear for screening on Tuesday, October 22nd are commissioner-nominees from Obi, Doma, Nasarawa and the three nominees from Lafia local government,” Balarabe said.