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Executive Chair Adamawa Pension Board Bags The Finder Newspaper Leadership Award

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By Muhammad B Muhammad

The Executive Chairman Adamawa State Pension Board, Yola Estate Surveyor and Valuer Thomas T. Madi has bagged Distinguish Leadership Award twenty twenty one by The Finder Newspaper.

The award presented to the chairman at the conference hall of the Nigeria Union of Teachers NUT House was in recognition of his tireless and immense contribution in growth and development of Pension Administration in the state.

The former deputy Governor in the defunct Gongola State, Barr David Barau while congratulating the awardee, lauded Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri for offsetting baglock of gratuity arrears of pensioners in the state.

While citing example with himself among those who have for long been deprived of their pension until the coming of the present administration, the former deputy governor urged the Governor to do his best and clear the remaining outstanding arrears of retirees.

He opined that Governor Umaru Fintiri is in charge today because of the way he appreciates the people and the aged in the state and assured him of their unflinching support and loyalty in twenty twenty three elections.

In his remarks before presenting the award on behalf of The Finder, the Director General Media and Communications Government House, Yola Mr Solomon Kumangar said the award is the first of its kind in the State from the newspaper

He added that the selection of the recipient shows the prudence the present administration is steering the affairs of the state and extolled the exemplary leadership of Thomas Madi which is inline with the policy of Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri.

In his acceptance speech the awardee who is the State Chairman Pension Board said he dedicates the award to Governor Umaru Fintiri, without whose confidence and appointment he wouldn’t have received the distinguished award.

He further stated that the award will spur him to redouble his efforts in servicing the state by ensuring that no pensioner is shortchanged of his rightful entiltelment and stressed that the board under his watch will continue to remain open to the retirees.

The Permanent Secretary of The board Hajiya Zainab Umar Adamu while speaking congratulated the Chairman of the board for the award bestowed on him and thanked the management of The Finder Newspaper for the honour done her boss

In their separate contributions, Alhaji Salihu Aliyu Kabillo and Mr Obadiah Solomon member one and two of the State Pension Board as well as Alhaji Sahabo Garta congratulated the recipient of the award.

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Adamawa: Primary Sch Teachers, Health Workers, LG Staff To Enjoy Minimum Wage

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By Muhammad B. Muhammad

It appears that the incessant calls by Primary School Teachers, Primary Health Care and Local Government Workers in Adamawa State have come to an end as henceforth they will start enjoying the national minimum wage.

Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri revealed this while addressing Primary Health Care Workers who were on a one thousand man march solidarity visit in the Government House, Yola, Monday.

He said arrangements have been concluded for the payment, assuring them however that the government will also address the issues of their leave grant allowances and promotions.

The Governor further told the workers that the government is working on some structural reforms to enable primary Health Care Workers’ remuneration go intune with Consolidated Health Salary Structure (CONHESS).

The Executive Secretary Primary Healthcare Development Agency, Dr Suleiman Saidu said the visit was to show solidarity for Governor Fintiri for his numerous achievements not only in the health sector but the entire state as a whole.

Speaking separately, Malam Yahaya Sa’idu, Lawan Abubakar Umar and Emanuel Cartwell commended Governor Fintiri for providing them motivation that enabled them to achieve excellence and vowed as grassroot workers to mobilize massive votes for his re-election.

The State Chairman of Medical Health Care Workers Union of Nigeria, Comrade Usman Babbada thanked Governor Fintiri for implementing promotion benefits at the hospital services management board up to 95%.

The one thousand man march solidarity to Governor Umaru Fintiri by the primary school health workers was commenced from Women Development Centre, Yola and terminated at Banquet Hall Government House, Yola.

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Adamawa Govt Approves 16.6km Roads Network At 1,000 Housing Estate Malkohi

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Adamawa State Executive Council at its first 2023 meeting has approved 16.6km roads network at the 1,000 Housing Units Malkohi in Yola South Local Government Area at the cost N3.744b.

According to the resolution of the council meeting presided over by Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri, the project was awarded to Messrs Jodas Salamu Global Nigeria Limited.

State Commissioner of Works and Energy, Alh Adamu Atiku Abubakar revealed this to newsmen after the council meeting that held in the Council Chambers, Government House, Yola Monday.

Abubakar added that the road network project which is to be completed in 12 months, is inline with the policies of the present administration to ensuring rural and urban renewal.

The Commissioner further said the Council after deliberations has approved construction and renovation of 12 lots of classroom blocks, laboratories and library in Government Secondary School Fufore.

He said the project awarded at N151m is being spread across 12 independent contractors adding that work will soon commence.

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Gov Fintiri Mourns Apostle Hinjari, Calls For Arrest Of His Killers

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Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri of Adamawa State has expressed sadness over the gruesome murder of Apostle Jerry Hinjari at his residence recently, describing it as a colossal loss. “I am heartbroken and devastated by this senseless loss.”

Governor Fintiri in a statement by his Press Secretary, Mr Humwashi Wonosikou noted that , “Apostle Hinjari while on earth led a purposeful and impactful life. He was an ardent preacher of the word, a passionate soul winner, a transformational leader and a builder of men.”

Though young at heart, the Governor said “He stood tall and had never wavered in continuously delivering messages of hope, talking about boisterous relationship issues and good Christian conduct that found ready expression with the youths. Adamawa community has lost a true soldier in the army of Christ.’’

The Governor who described as wicked the act of his assailants assured that on no account will Government allow enemies of progress have their way and directed security agencies to rise to the occasion and unearthed the killers of the popular preacher.

“Going into elections, we as a Government will do everything humanly possible to ensure criminals have no hiding place. We have worked hard to restore the peace of the State and will not allow hoodlums turn the wheel of progress of Adamawa State.”

He stated that the Preacher will be remembered for his life-changing messages and that the church and indeed the Christian community is elated that he left a worthy legacy behind.

Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri has also expressed sadness over the death of Abdullahi Duda a former Chairman of Madagali Local Government, describing as shocking the news of his passage.

“Honestly, I lack words; I got confused when I got the message and could not recover, but I had to sum up my courage and strength.”

Abdullahi Duda who was the Interim Chairman before the present leadership in Local Government Councils of the State died on Saturday at the age of 55.

“Abdullahi’s contribution to the development of the state will not be forgotten in a hurry. He was an astute politician who was very loyal. He continued to contribute his quota to the development of the state.”

“On behalf of the government and good people of Adamawa State, I want to express our heartfelt condolences to the family and Madagali community on this great and irreparable loss. He surely paid his dues and the State and Madagali community will always remember him.”

“The State Government under my administration will continue to ensure that the ideals he propagated while alive will continue to be upheld and improved upon,” the Governor said.

The deceased who returned from treatment in India on Thursday died Saturday night.

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