The Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed, has submitted the names of 20 Commissioner-nominees to the state House of Assembly for screening and confirmation.
The governor disclosed the names in a letter he sent to the House on Thursday.
The Majority Leader, Bello Jadori, read the governor’s letter on the floor of the House during plenary.
The nominees, according to the letter are, Abduldkadir Ibrahim, Alkaleri; Dr Ladan Salihu, Bauchi; Jidauna Mbami, Bogoro; Mohammed Saddique, Dass; Sarki Aliyu, Dambam; Umar Sade, Darazo; Dr Aminu Gamawa, Gamawa; Usman Mohammed, Giade; Nura Soro, Ganjuwa and Hajara Itas, Itas Gadau.
Others are, Modibbo Abduldkadir, Jamaare; Umar Adamu, Katagum; Yakubu Kirfi, Kirfi; Turaki Manga, Misau; Adamu Ahmed, Ningi; Hamisu Shira, Shira; Dr Aliyu Tilde, Toro; Samaila Burga, Tafawa Balewa; Abdulrazak Zaki, Warji and Auwal Jatau, Zaki.
The member representing Misau Constituency, Bakoji Bobbo, moved a motion that the screening of the governor’s nominees be adjourned sine die.