Plateau State Governor, Caleb Mutfwang, has sent a total of 16 commissioner nominees to the state House of Assembly, The PUNCH reports on Thursday.
A member of the state House of Assembly, Timothy Dantong, confirmed the development to The PUNCH in Jos on Thursday.
The lawmaker told our correspondent that the list of commissioners was drawn from each of the local government areas of the state and was read before the lawmakers by the Assembly Speaker, Moses Sule, during their plenary on Thursday.
Dantong said, “The state Assembly is in receipt of 16 Commissioner nominees sent to it by the state Governor, Barrister Caleb Mutfwang. The names of the Commissioner nominees were read on the floor of the House by the Speaker during our sitting today (Thursday). Nothing was done today on the list by the lawmakers but I’m sure we will start their screening on Tuesday or Wednesday next week when we will reconvene ”
Findings show that three women made the list of 16 Commissioner nominees sent to the State Assembly by the Governor.
Those who made the list include; Mr Peter L Gwom, Barkin Ladi; Hon. Sule Musa Haruna, Bassa; Adams Bulus Leshak, Bokkos; Hon. Musa Ibrahim Ashoms, Jos East; Peter Nyam Gai, Jos North; Mr Jatau Davou Gyang, Jos South; Mr Bugama Samson Ishaku, Kanke; Hon, Ephraim Usman, Kanam; Hon. Joshua Lever Ubandoma, Langtang North; Asso, Prof. Obert Gossele Nanjul, Langtang South; Mrs Caroline Pangiang, Mikang; Mrs Dongkum Grace Shwarta, Pankshin; Mr Chrysanthus Dawam, Quaanpan; Dr. (Mrs) Kachollom Pyam Gang, Riyom; Hon. Noel Naanniap Nkup, Shendam; Mr Nyalun M. Salibu, Ibrahim Wase.