7th December , 2016.
This was disclosed by the Honourable Commissioner Ministry of Information and Strategy Comrade Ahmad Ibrahim Sajoh while briefing Journalists at the end of the 21st State Executive Council Meeting (EXCO ) presided over by Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla held at the Adamawa state University Mubi .
According to the Commissioner of Information and Strategy , the EXCO has deliberated on a number of issues that would be beneficial to the development and progress of the people of Adamawa State.
He said that the EXCO have approved the sum of Three Hundred Million Naira for the provision of street lights along Ahmadu Bello Way in Mubi Town as part of extension of urbanization of Towns by the present Government under Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla .
The Information Commissioner also announced that the EXCO discussed on the issue of the Adamawa State University Mubi with a view to made the University One of the Best in terms of Learning and academics excellence in the country.
The Council also discussed on the Mubi burnt bricks industry and agreed on the state government intervention in order to make the industry operates in full capacity so as to boost the socioeconomic activities of the state .
The Information Commissioner also explained that the EXCO also deliberated on the 2017 Budget proposal sectorialy, pointing out that Transparency, Prudence and Accountability would always be the watch words of the Government of Senator Bindow to the people of Adamawa state.
The Governor and Members of the State Executive Council also inspected GSS and GTSS Mubi where the Governor reiterated the commitment of his administration in providing quality and sound education to the children of Adamawa state "Because of the seriousness and commitment of the present government towards uplifting the standard of Education in Adamawa state , I declared the state of emergency on Education sector , because Education is the bedrock for progress and development of any society ".
He however had an interactive session with the Management and Members of the Academic Staff Union of University (ASUU) Adamawa State University Mubi Chapter where the Governor announced that a Five Man Administrative Panel of Inquiry would be inaugurated to look into the problems of the University which will be headed by the Chairman Governing Council of the University and Four others.
Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla accompanied by Members of the State Executive Council also paid a courtesy visit on the Emir of Mubi Alhaji Abubakar Isa Ahmadu at his palace where the Royal Father assured him of total support and cooperation of the traditional rulers of his domain for the overall progress and development of the state .
The State Executive Council Meeting was the 3rd in series to be presided over by Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla outside the council chambers of the Government House Yola .