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Governor Bello submit commissioners nominees as Dr Mahmoud Alfa reject nomination

Governor Yahaya  Bello submit commissioner nominees as Dr Mahmoud Alfa reject nomination. 

This is contained In a statement on Wednesday in Lokoja by the Special Adviser to the Governor on Media and Strategy,  Mallam Abdulkarim Abdulmalik.

 The nominees are  Engr. Abdulmumini Sadiq from Adavi Local Government Area, Dr. Saka Haruna, Ajaokuta;  Alhaji Sanusi Haruna, Ankpa; Dr. Tim Dichie, Bassa, while Honourable Enema Paul is from Dekina. 

Others are Dr. Tolorunleke Sunday, Ijumu, Barrister Oloruntoba Kehinde, Kabba/Bunu;  Mohammed Awal, Kogi/ Koton Karffe;  Mrs. Bolanle Amupitan, Mopa Muro,;Arome Adoji, Ofu, Prince Salisu Sani Ogu, Idah;  Barrister Salami Momodu Ozigi;  Okehi.

Barrister Mohammed Ibrahim,  Mrs Rosemary Osikoya,  and Alhaji Idris Asiwaju from Okene; Olamaboro and Yagba East respectively were appointed.
Meanwhile Dr. Mahmoud Alfa, one of the young chaps ticked for Commissioner of Finance turned down the offer to serve in Yahaya Bello's Govt. He was said to have taken the decision due to his international development engagement with DFID, where he serves as Senior Policy Advisor, in addition to his assignment on the economy of the nation. Dr. Mahmoud's age, experience and capacity would have been a plus to the government .

The Governor who also appointed Eight Special Advisers has forwarded the list of the nominees to the state House of Assembly for ratification.

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