By Yunusa Abdullahi.
Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla had presided over the Swearing in Ceremony of Seven newly Appointed Special Advisers into his government with a call on the appointees to be prudence and accountable in the discharge of their official responsibilities while in office. Held at the Banquet Hall of the Government House Yola, on Wednesday 25th May ,2016,Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla stated that his Administration is poised to bring development to the door steps of the electorates at grassroots.
The Governor challenged the newly sworn in Special Advisers to abide by the oath of office taken, he stressed that their appointments was done on merit as well as their records of service to the humanity. He also reiterated his government's priority to bring development to the people of Adamawa state and assured them of support and cooperation at all times .
In his remarks the Chief of Staff Government House Alhaji AbdurRahman Abba Jimeta explained that the swearing in Ceremony is the first step in the government of Muhammed Umar Jibrilla, pointing out that more Special Advisers would be sworn in phases. He said government expects nothing from them except delivery of service to the electorates as well as loyalty to the Governor and Government of Adamawa state. He then announced the List of the Special Advisers and their portfolios which includes
Alhaji Mohammed Hassan Turaki------- ----Special adviser on Agriculture
Alhaji Bamanga Ya Nuhu ----------------- ------Special Adviser on Health
Hon. Mohammed Abba --Special adviser on Assembly Matters and Liaison
Mrs Lucy Ishaku -- --------------------Special Adviser on Women Affairs
Alhaji Umaru Bakari ----------------Special Adviser on Finance and Budget,
Barrister Adiel Farrah -----------------------Special Adviser on JusticeMusa Hassan Daputo -------Special adviser on Social Mobilisation respectively.
The oath of office was administered by the State Solicitor - General and Permanent Secretary Ministry for Justice Barrister Suleiman Muhammed.