Olawale Ibrahim , Lokoja
Kogi State House of Assembly has screened and cleared the list of commissioner nominees sent to the House by the State, Governor Yahaya Bello.
The speaker of Kogi State House of Assembly,Mathew Kolawole has earlier announced that the House has received a letter from the State governor requesting it to screen 17 commissioner nominees.
The nominees had presented themselves for the screen exercise and place on oath before finally screened by House.
The Assembly, however, gave priority to all the former members of the who were nominated as commissioners to be screened by asking them to take a bow and go.
While other nominees were subsequently screened one after the other. Those screened are Mohammed Sani, Asiwaju Ashiru, Abubakar Ohere, David Apeh, Joseph Baron ,David Oniye, Idris Musa, Wemi Jones , Kingsely Olorunfemi Fanwo ,vAbdulsalam Ozigij , Abdulnumini Danga , Saka, Haruna Audu, Adewale Victor Omofaye , Hajiya Fatimah Aliyu , Gabriel Yunisa Olofu and Bashiru Abubakar Gegu.
All the commissioner nominees are expected to inaugurated today, Wednesday,29th January 2020 and assigned portfolios to assist him in new direction agenda in this second term.