26th January, 2017.
By Yunusa Abdullahi. Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla have been commended for his giant strides in transforming Adamawa state with physical Roads infrastructure and other social amenities to the people of the state. The commendation was made by the National Vice-president Zone E of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) Hajiya Aisha Ibrahim who led National officials of the Union on a courtesy visit to Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla at Government House Yola.
Hajiya Aisha Ibrahim had told Governor Jibrilla that the delegation was in Adamawa state on directives by the National Secretariat of the Union to generate Data on the Achievements of all the Thirty-six state Governors across the country in fulfilment of the constitutional mandate to be accountable to the citizens on good governance.
She explained that the Union is also concerned about the relationship between the practioners and it's members and some states Governors in the country, stressing that by the visitation the delegation will see things with the developments in the state,and urged members of the great Union to join hands with the government for the progress and development of the state.
The Zonal Vice-president of the Nigeria Union of Journalists also appealed to Governor Muhammed Jibrilla to provide a vehicle to the state council of the NUJ in order to ease the logistics problem being faced by the Union.
According to Hajiya Aisha Ibrahim the NUJ has the mandate to regulate the activities of its members and stated that the working relationship between the state government and the State council of the NUJ is very cordial and warned members not to compromise with the Ethics of the profession.
While responding Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla thanked the delegation and assured of the state government support and cooperation at all times.
Governor Jibrilla also described the relationship between his administration and the entire Journalists in Adamawa state as very very cordial and hope that the tempo would be sustain
Earlier the Honourable Commissioner Ministry of Information and Strategy Comrade Ahmad Ibrahim Sajoh has lauded the efforts of the present administration under Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla by providing infrastructural development Abdullahi other basic social amenities to the people of Adamawa state within shortest period while in office.