By Yunusa Abdullahi
2nd July, 2020
Chairmen and Board Members of the State owned Media outfits have been urged to use their wealth of experience in order to move the Media Stations forward.
The Honourable Commissioner Ministry of Information and Strategy, Comrade. Umar Garba Pella who made the charged while inaugurating Boards Chairmen and Members of the Adamawa Press Limited (APL), Adamawa Television Corporation (ATV) , and Adamawa Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) Yola separately at the Conference Hall of Ministry of Information headquarters recently.
According to the Information Commissioner, their coming on board will eventually reposition and improves both the content and quality of productions at the State various Media Stations.
While congratulating them on their appointments, the Honourable Commissioner also stated that their services will however compliment the activities of the Government, stressing that the ministry of Information and Strategy is always available to Partner with the management and board members so as to move Adamawa State forward.
Earlier in his remark, the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry, Alhaji Salisu Bakari Buba urged the inaugurated Chairmen and Members to corporate with the Management of the Media organisations to strategise and extend their wealth of experience in repositioning the Media outfits.
Also in their separate responses, the Board Chairmen of Adamawa Press Limited Tashakalmah Nahemiah, and that of Adamawa Broadcasting Corporation (ABC ) Retired Colonel GAR Dogo as well as Mallam Shehu Usman Aliyu of Adamawa Television Corporation (ATV) Yola have expressed their appreciation to Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri for finding them worthy to serve in his government and promised that they would contribute their own quota towards the development of Media Houses in the state.
They however assured that the State owned media outfits would regain it's former glory and even become better and greater.