8th June, 2017
By Yunusa Abdullahi.
Public Office holders in Adamawa state have been called upon to be Prudent and Transparent while discharging their official responsibilities.
Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla made the call at the swearing in Ceremony of Engineer Suleiman Muhammed and Alhaji Danjuma Jalo as Permanent Secretary and Special Adviser to the Governor ,and Mr P P Power as Chairman of the LGSC and Other members respectively.
Governor Muhammed Jibrilla stated that public office is a public trust and urged the appointees to abide by the oath of office taken.
The Governor use the occasion to announced that Adamawa is to benefit from the Two Hundred Trucks Loads of Grains from the Federal Government for onward distribution to ease difficulties being faced by the Internally Displaced persons in the North East sub-region.
While responding on behalf of the appointees, the Chairman of the Local Government Service Commission Mr Petom Pinom Power thanked the Governor for seeing them worthy and giving them the opportunity to serve the state and promised to contribute their own quota for the overall development of Adamawa state.
Mr. P P Power also commended the present administration under Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla for the laudable achievements recorded within shortest period while in office.
Those sworn in includes Engineer Suleiman Muhammed ,Permanent secretary, Alhaji Danjuma Jalo Special Adviser to the Governor, Mr P P Power Chairman Local Government Service Commission, while Mr Jabu Sohe Bitrus, and Alhaji Aminu Kolere as members of the Commission ,while Hamadu Durkwa was Sworn in as a Member of the state Pension Board.
The Oath of office was administered by the State Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice Barr.Bala Silas Sanga which was attended by Government Officials and other family members of the appointees.