By: Yunusa Abdullahi
Administrators of the Forty-nine out of Fifty Development Areas of Adamawa state were sworn in by His Excellency, Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla today Tuesday 8/12/ 2015.
Performing the ceremony which at the Banquet Hall of Government House Yola, the Governor said the todays oath taking and swearing - in Ceremony marks another historic milestone in his Administration efforts to bring grassroots growth and development to the teeming masses of the state.
The Governor also challenged the Administrators to provide purposeful leadership that will ensure rapid transformation of their areas and to abide by the oath of office they had taken.
While congratulating the newly sworn – in administrators, the Governor wished them successful tenure of office and called on the people of the state to give them maximum support and cooperation to enable them discharge their responsibilities.
Responding on behalf of the Development Area Administrators Hon. Titus Ndzau of the Madagali - North Development Area, thanked Governor for giving them opportunity to serve their people.
He assured that they would abide by the oath taken and promised to give total loyalty and support for the overall development of Adamawa state.
The oath of office and allegience was administered by the state Chief Judge justice Ishaya Kida Banu.