The Nasarawa State House of Assembly has screened and confirmed the 18 Overseers of Development Areas in the State which Governor Abdullahi Sule submitted for approval.
The confirmation was announced by the Speaker of the House Balarabe Abdullahi after the House Leader Tanko Tunga moved a motion to that effect which was seconded by the minority leader, Abel Bala during the House proceedings in Lafia.
Those appointed as Overseers for second term are Hon. Bello Akoza- Ekye, Hon. Amos Tsaku- Agidi, Hon. Iliyasu Miryam- U Maisha while Hon. Salihu Adamu was appointed for the third term as Overseer of Udege Development Area.
The speaker who congratulated them on their appointments said that the Overseers if sworn in by Governor Sule would control the affairs of their development areas for speedy developments at the grassroots.
The speaker said, “The House has screened and confirmed the nominations of Hon. Sadiq Akiri- Azara, Yunusa Amwe- Akwanga West, Hon. Bello Akoza- Ekye, Barr. Haruna Mohammed-Lafia East, Yahuza Ahmadu Na’ Allah- Lafia North, MohammeAllaha Abdullahi- Giza, Dauda Danladi Agbo-Daddere, Luka Ayele-Jenkwe.
“Amos Tsaku- Agidi, Moses Anvah- Akun, Shaibu Umar Loko-Loko, Salihu Adamu- Udege-, Ibrahim Arafat- Karshi, Dr. Rabo Dakare- Panda, Yusuf.Samson -Gadabuke, Iliyasu Miryam- Umaisha, Adamu- Omale – Agwada and Solomon Bande- Farin Ruwa.
“They are hereby screened and confirmed as Overseers of 18 development areas of the state.”
Balarabe-Abdullahi further urged the new appointees to discharge their duty without fear or favour and directed the clerk of the House to communicate the House’s resolution to Governor Sule for his further necessary action.