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Commitments toward goods roads in the state.

His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Taraba State, Arc. Darius Dickson Ishaku has reiterated his commitment towards ensuring the provision of good road network across the state.

 

The Governor who was speaking to Journalists in Jalingo Taraba State Capital shortly after inspecting some roads within the metropolis, said his administration would start with the Jalingo  township roads to raise the standard of the state capital.

 

Ishaku who was mindful of the lean financial resources of the state Government, explained that he would carry out the township roads project in phases to make every part of the state capital accessible.

 

Governor Ishaku assured that the project would be contracted to a more competent construction firm to guarantee quality work.

 

He particularly mentioned provision of infrastructure, health care delivery, education, peaceful coexistence among the various communities in the state among others as his administration’s cardinal objectives for effective development in Taraba State.

 

Ishaku underscored the importance of peace, emphasized that no society develops in an atmosphere of ramcour, acrimony and social upheavals, hence his resolve to achieve permanent peace for the attainment of sustainable development.

 

He appealed to the people of the state for understanding and to continue to remain proactive and supportive to his administration’s ideals for progress and development.

 

 

Iliya Bekyu Akweh

Deputy Chief Press Secretary

 to the Executive Governor.

 

Newly Appointed Commissioners

His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Taraba State, Arc. Darius Dickson Ishaku has approved and assigned portfolios to the newly sworn-in Commissioners in the State.

The Commissioners from the Northern Zone are, Barr. Gowon Emmanuel from Karim Lamido Local Government takes charge of Ministry of water Resources, Hon. Abba Akawu Zagga, Karim Lamido Local Government, Ministry of Cooperatives and Poverty Alleviation, Barr, Anthony Damburam Lau Local Government, Ministry of Information and Re-orientation, Dr. Innocent Vakkai, Ardo Kola Local Government, Ministry of Health, Dr. David Ishaya Yorro Local Government, Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Alh. Aminu Jika, Jalingo Local Government, Ministry of Urban and Town Development, and Hon. Alexander M. Senlo Zing Local Government, Ministry of Rural Development.

Those from the Central Zone include Alh. Abubakar Sule Ndigmay Sardauna Local Government, Ministry of Housing, Mr. Johanes Jigem Sardauna Local Government, Ministry of Education, Dr. Tafarki Agbadu, Kurmi Local Government, Ministry of Works and Transport, Alh. Musa Karamti, Gashaka Local Government, Ministry of Social Welfare, Alh. Hassan Hamman, Gassol Local Government, Ministry of Science and Technology and Alh. Musa Hassan El-Wakil Bali Local Government, Ministry of Special Duties.

The Commissioners from the Southern Zone are Mrs. Rebecca S. Manasseh Takum Local Government, Ministry of Environment, Mr. Atosuma James Gani, Wukari Local Government, Ministry of Culture and Tourism, Mrs. Lois Emmanuel, Wukari Local Government, Ministry of Women Affairs and Child Development Dr. Jesse A. Ashumate Wukari Local Government, Ministry of Finance and Budget, Mr. Gambo U. Endafo Donga Local Government, Ministry of youths and sports, Alh. Iliyasu Mohammed Ajibu, Ibi Local Government, Ministry of Commerce and Industry while Barr. Yusufu Nya Akirinkwen from Ussa Local Government is now the Attorney General And Commissioner of Justice.

All postings are with immediate effect.

Iliya Bekyu Akweh – Deputy Chief Press Secretary to the Executive Governor.

 

Swearing in of Special Adviser

His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Taraba State, Arc. Darius Dickson Ishaku will tomorrow Monday 16th November, 2015 swear-in the newly appointed Special Advisers in the State.

The Ceremony will hold at the Jolly Nyame township Stadium     at 3pm.

Similarly, the inauguration of the newly appointed Senior Special Assistants will also be performed by the Executive Governor at the same venue, same time tomorrow.

In the mean time, Alh. Bamanga Saidu Nguroje will also be sworn-in along the special Advisers tomorrow.

Government functionaries and the general public are invited to grace the occasion.

Iliya Bekyu Akweh

Deputy Chief Press Secretary to the Executive Governor.

On the arrival of the Governor

His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Taraba State, Arc. Darius Dickson Ishaku will arrive the Jalingo Airport by 10:00am the 14th of November 2015 tomorrow.

The general public is hereby invited to welcome him at airport and subsequently accompany him to the multi-purpose hall Jolly Nyame Stadium for the swearing–in ceremony of the commissioners.

Announcer

Iliya Bekyu Akweh

Deputy Chief Press Secretary to the Governor.