5th December. 2018
By Yunusa Abdullahi
Members of the Adamawa State Fiscal Responsibility Commission have been sworn in with a charge to sustain the already set standard.
Governor Muhammad Umaru Jibrilla, who made the call while presiding over the swearing in ceremony of the members of the commission at the Council Chamber of the Government house Yola, explained that the task before the new members are enormous.
Governor Muhammad Jibrilla also explained that the standard already put in place by the immediate past Chairman of the Commission .
While congratulating members of the commission, the Governor urged them to give consideration to oath taken considering it's implication,and they would be accountable before God Almighty.
In his remark the Secretary to the State Government, Dr.Umar Buba Bindir, said the commission was part of the vision of the present administration to transform the state which was devastated by flood and insurgency.
Dr, Umar Bindir also said that Governor Jibrilla has shown enough commitment in the effort to put in place relevant agencies to improve on the state.
Responfing ,the Chairman of the Commission Alhaji Dahiru Adamu appreciated the Governor for finding them worthy to serve the state and promised to work with relevant Ministries, Boards and Agencies.
Members of the commission includes, Alhaji Dahiru Adamu as Chairman, Buba Baba Galadima, Mrs. Salome Shamaki as members while Barrister Aminu Babaji, is to serve as Secretary.
The Oath of Office was administered by the Solicitor General and Permanent secretary Ministry for Barrister Dahiru Mustapha Raji.
Similarly Members of the State Executive Councli received a presentation from Adamawa state Fiscal Transparency Accountability and Sustainability programme for result says the government is to benefit from Seven Hundred and Fifty Million Dollars.
While Making a presentation during the weekly state executive council meeting, the focal person of the programme in the state, Dr. Bello Abubakar Song, said the fund will be provided by the World Bank and will be available for other states including Adamawa during the next four years.
He said the state is required to furfil certain conditions which include publication of implementation of the state Budget before February 2019 among others.