As part of activities leading to the swearing in of the 21- member executive council, Gombe state Government will hold a 2-day retreat for the commissioners designate, special advisers, permanent secretaries and equivalent officers.
According to the Senior Special Assistant to the governor, Ismaila Misilli, in a release made available to
our correspondent on Sunday he said the retreat, with the theme “Together we can”, is aimed at keeping the cabinet members abreast and up to speed with the policy direction of Governor Inuwa Yahaya’s administration.
Misilli noted that the retreat, which will hold from Monday, 4th to Tuesday 5th November, 2019 will provide a veritable platform for the appointees to brainstorm and exchange ideas on Government’s policy direction, blue print and programmes with a view to charting ways of ensuring effective and efficient service delivery.
“Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr. Boss Mustapha will grace the occasion as the special guest of honour while former Governor of Gombe state and senator representing Gombe Central senatorial district, Senator Muhammad Danjuma Goje will chair the event.
“There will be paper presentations by former chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Malam Nuhu Ribadu, former Director General of National Pension Commission, PenCom, Malam Muhammad Kabir Ahmad, Retired Federal Permanent Secretary and former Gombe state Head of Civil Service, Dr. Ibrahim Jalo Daudu” he said.
He added that other resource persons include “Director-General, Bureau for Public Service Reform, Dr. Dasuki Arabi, Chief Executive Officer of MSCA project, Mr. Mark Abani, Financial Management Consultant, Dr. Chinedu Eze and retired Director News of NTA and one time Information commissioner in Niger state, Aliyu Baba Barau among others” .