From Yakubu Mustapha, Minna
Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger State has sent three additional list of commissioner nominees which comprised two women to the state assembly who have screened 14 out 17 of the first list for confirmation
Reading the letter at plenary by the speaker Hon Abdullahi Bawa Wuse said that they includes; Mrs Tasala Fati Ibrahim, Mrs Rufkat Adamu and Dr Abubakar Baba Aliyu.
Member representing Gurara st the state assembly, Hon. Binta Mamman appreciated the Governor and speaker for answering the call by women in the state for additional women in the state executive cabinet.
She also thanked her colleague members for their support in actualizing their dreams and therefore moved that the three nominees should be screened on Tuesday next week that was seconded by member representing Bosso, Hon Malik Madaki Bosso.
Meanwhile, the speaker further read another letter from the Governor seeking approval for Zenith Bank offer of N2billion for counterpart funds with 18% interest for some vital projects by donor agencies
He said that the payment of the offer will be within 24 months including the interest noted that the donor agencies were SUBEB N600 million, RAMP 111 N150 million, SDG N500 million and UNICEF has various projects especially on what concerns health with different millions of naira.