The Oasis Reporters
By Mike Odeh James
Governor Umaru Finitiri of Adamawa State has appointed veteran lecturer, Prof. Maxwell Gidado of Nasarawa State University as the new Chief of Staff Government House .
The appointment takes immediate effect.
This was contained in a press release by Solomon Kumangar, Director General of Media and Communications of the new government in the state.
In a similar development, Governor Finitir has set up a visitation panel on Adamawa State Polytechnic .
The panel is headed by Prof. Saidu Baba Shago who doubles as the Chairman while other members include
Prof. Ahmed Bawa
Prof. Ishaya Tumba
Hon. Walbina Jackson
Barr. Ahmed Isa
Mr. Adamu Balami
Secretary – Reverend Zenald Zidon.
According to informed sources, the polytechnic has been racked by allegations of underhand dealings in staff employment, nepotism, mismanagement and corruption.
The visitation Panel has weeks to make its findings and report to the government
Secretary to the Adamawa State Government, Bashir Ahmad revealed this in a recently signed statement.