Governor Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa State has forwarded a list of 23 commissioner-nominees to the House of Assembly for screening and confirmation.
Speaker of the Adamawa House of Assembly, Aminu Iya-Abbas, made this known when he read out the list during plenary on Wednesday.
The commissioner designates include Adamu Atiku, the first son of former vice-president Atiku Abubakar, Mohammed Umar (Madagali), Elijah Tumba (Michika), Dr Ishaya Dabari (Michika), Sunday Mathew (Mubi North), Prof. Isa Abdullahi (Mubi South).
Others are Ibrahim Mijinyawa (Yola North) and Umaru Daware (Furore), Hassan Kaigama (Maiha), Dr Umar Garba (Hong), Lami Patrick (Gombi), Usman Diyajo (Girei), Mustapha Jika (Yola South), Sanusi Faruk (Toungo), Bappa Isa (Ganye), Aloysius Babadoke (Jada) and Shuaibu Audu (Mayo Belwa).
Also on the list are Iliya James (Demsa), Dishi Khobe (Numan), Justina Nkom (Lamurde), Wilbina Jackson (Guyuk) and Adamu Titus (Shelleng).