THE Governor of Adamawa State, Umaru Fintiri, has appointed Awwal Tukur as Secretary to the State Government (SSG).
Tukur was a former member of the House of Representatives and the Director General of the Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) Adamawa Presidential and Governorship Campaign Council in the 2023 elections.
He took over for Bashir Ahmad, who had held the position for the previous four years.
According to a statement issued by the Governor’s Chief Press Secretary, Humwashi Wonosikou, Shehu Isa Ardo will take over as Head of the Civil Service.
Fintiri also named Edgar Amos as his Chief of Staff. He was the state’s Civil Service Commissioner.
According to the announcement the appointments are effective immediately.