Dr. Isah Adamu, New NSUBEB Chairman, 

By Muhammad Hadi

Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger State has approved the appointment of Dr. Isah Adamu as the new Chairman, Niger State Universal Basic Education Board (NSUBEB).

A statement from the office of the Secretary to the Government of Niger State, Alh. Ibrahim Ahmed Matane disclosed that the governor has also approved the appointments of Umar Mohammed Alkali as Member I, and Kabiru Abbas as Member II.

The appointment of Dr. Isah Adamu, Umar Mohammed Alkali and Kabiru Abbas to the challenging positions according to the statement was based on merit, proven integrity and outstanding record of performance in their previous assignments.

In a similar development, the governor has also approved the appointment of Saleh Musa Abubakar as the new Managing Director of Niger State Roads Maintenance Agency (NIGROMA).

The statement further stated that the appointment of the new Managing Director was as a result of government determination to re-structure the Agency for effective and efficient service delivery to the people of the state.

The SSG reminded the new Managing Director the policy direction of the present administration which is to improve the quality of life of the citizens of Niger State and urged him to work diligently towards achieving this noble objective.

Matane enjoined Saleh Musa Abubakar to formulate, initiate and implement policies and programmes for effective performance of the Agency, create strategies to improve revenue generation drive of the Agency, ensure proper maintenance and inspection of road projects across the state and ensure regular interface with officials of FERMA as regards to the Federal Roads in the state among others.

The SSG stressed that the Chairman, Managing Director and Members of the Board are expected to bring their knowledge, administrative skills and wealth of experience to bear in the performance of their new assignments by working assiduously to justify the confidence reposed in them. 

Governor Sani Bello congratulated them on their appointments and wishes them success and Allah’s guidance in the performance of the arduous duties of their offices.

The new Chairman, NSUBEB, Dr. Isah Adamu was the former Executive Secretary, Niger State Pilgrims Welfare Board, Lecturer, Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai and Project Manager, Education, Zone C.