A high powered Committee to oversee the inauguration of Gombe State Governor-elect, Alhaji Mohammed Inuwa Yahaya, on 29th May 2019 has been inaugurated under the chairmanship of a former Deputy Governor of the State, Senator Joshua Lidani.
Inaugurating the 30-member-committee that has Alhaji Abubakar Habu Muazu, one of the frontline aspirants to the Governorship seat as Deputy Chairman, while Alhaji Ibrahim Dasuki Jalo Waziri, will serve as the Committee secretary.
Inaugurating the Committee, Alhaji Mohammed Inuwa Yahaya said the committee is saddled with the responsibility of conducting a smooth swearing-in ceremony on 9th May 2019.
He called on the members of the committee to liaise with the committee constituted by the outgoing Dankwambo administration for a successful handing over and swearing-in.
Other members of the Committee include former Deputy Governor of the State, John Lazarus Yoriyo, the State APC Chairman, Mr. Amangal Nite, Senator Saidu Ahmed Alkali, Hon. Khamisu Ahmed Mai Lantarki, Hon. Aishatu Jibir Dukku and Alhaji Danjuma Babayo Kwadon.
Others are Alhaji Sunusi Ataka, Mrs. Naomi J.J Awak, Mrs. Vasty Saleh, Alhaji Abubakar Adamu, AVM Shehu Adamu, Alhaji Abubakar Kari and Mr. Julius Ishaya, among others.
Similarly, the Governor-elect also inaugurated sub-committees for the swearing-in to include, Protocol, Venue and Entertainment to be chaired by Hon. Aishatu Jibir Dukku, and Alhaji Safiyanu Faruk Secretary; Transport and Logistics with Hon. Sadiq Ibrahim Kurba as Chairman while Abubakar August will serve as Secretary.
The Security Sub-committee has AVM. Shehu Adamu as the Chairman while Yusuf Danbayo is expected to serve as its Secretary.
Alhaji Abdul Musa Gombe chairs the Publicity sub-committee, while Isma’ila Uba Misilli is to serve as Secretary. The Medical sub-committee has Dr. Habu Dahiru as its Chairman and Benjamin Dikko to serve as Secretary.
Chairman of the Swearing-in committee, Senator Joshua Lidani, thanked the Governor-elect for finding them worthy and assured him of their readiness to work assiduously to ensure the success of the assignment.