Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri has approved the setting up of a Technical Committee for verification of Local Government Pensioners in Adamawa State.
A statement by the governor’s Director of Press, Humwahsi Wonosikou announced Joan Haggai Sahma as the chairman of the committee.
According to him, other members of the committee include; Kefas James Tagwi, Birma Elkanah Daniel and Aishatu Mohammed as members, while Luqman Mohammed is to serve as Secretary.
“The Committee is empowered to coopt ten other members four of which should come from the Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT), and the Nigerian Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE).
“The Ministry for Local Government Affairs and Local Government Pension Board will have one member each. There may be a need for other auxiliary staff to facilitate the work of the committee.
Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri while congratulating members of the committee charged them to ensure decorum in the discharge of their duty,” the statement said.