Borno: Zulum submits 22 commissioner nominees to the State Assembly
By Ahmed Miringa, Maiduguri
The Borno state Governor, Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum has forwarded the list of 22 nominees to the State House of Assembly for screening and confirmation as commissioners and members of the state Executive Council (SEC)..
Announcing the list on the floor of the House Wedbesday, the Speaker Borno state House of Assembly, Hon. Abduljareem Lawan said have have received an executive communication from the Governor of Borno state, Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum “for confirmation of 22 nominees as commissioners and members of the state Executive Council.”
According to the speaker, the list included Prof.Isa Hussaini Matte, Engr.Bukar Talba, Engr. Alhaji Mustapha Gubio, Hon.Yerima Kareto, Hon.Sugun Mai Mele, Barr.Kaka Shehu Lawan, Engr.Tijjani.A.Goni,, Hon.Abubakar Tijjani, Engr.Kabir Mohammed Wanorii and Engr.Dr.Babagana Mustapha.
Others were, Hon.Adamu Lawan Zaufanjinb, Hon. Sayinna Buba,, Alh.Babakura Abba Jato, Dr.Salisu Kwaya Bura, Hon.Yuguda Saleh Dungas, Arc.Yerima Saleh, Hajja Zuwaira Gambo, Hon.Bello Ayuba, Hon.Abatcha Umar, Hon.Nuhu Clark and Juliana Bitrus
The State Executive Council when confirmed would constitute majority of new commers as only 8 out 22 commissioners were returning, while 14 new commissioners, were coming on board.
While adjourning the siting of its plenary, the House has slated tomorrow Thursday, 1st August, 2019, for the commencement of confirmation of the nominees at 10:00am