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Sokoto Assembly confirms appointment of Commissioner


Jaafar Jaafar
A graduate of Mass Communication from Bayero University, Kano. He was a reporter at Daily Trust, an assistant editor at Premium Times and now the editor-in-chief o Daily Nigerian
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The Sokoto State House of Assembly on Wednesday, confirmed the appointment of Usman Danmadamin-Isa as Commissioner and member of the State Executive Council, SEC.
Mr Danmadamin-Isa’s confirmation followed the consideration of a nomination letter from Governor Aminu Tambuwal to the state House of Assembly and the screening of the nominee at plenary.
According to the governor, the nomination is as a result of the need for wider political participation in governance and is in line with Section 192 of the 1999 constitution, as amended.
“Moreover, the nominee is an astute politician with impressive grassroots appeal, a team player and mass mobilise who had served in many capacities within the political landscape of the state.
“He will therefore bring his experience to bear in the conduct of government business in the state.”
After screening at the plenary and vote conducted, the Speaker, Salihu Maidaji, announced the nominee’s confirmation.
DAILYNIGERIAN reports that Mr Danmadamin-Isa, the immediate past All Progressive Congress, APC, Chairman in the state, served the state at various capacities before his present appointment.
Responding, the commissioner promised to work with the state executive council toward improving the living standard of the people.
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