Adamu Atiku, the eldest son of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has been appointed as a commissioner in Adamawa state.
The Adamawa House of Assembly on Wednesday confirmed the 23 commissioner nominees three days after transmission by Governor Ahmadu Fintiri.
This followed the adoption of a motion by Majority Leader, Hammantukur Yettisuri, at the committee of the whole in Yola.
The motion was seconded by Deputy Majority Leader, Japhet Kefas, before the speaker Aminu Iya-Abbas put it to a voice-vote for approval.
Some of the nominees are – Adamu Atiku, eldest son of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, Abdullahi Prambe, Wilbina Jackson, Justina Nkom and Lami Patrick.
Other are Prof. Isa Abdullahi and Mohammed Umar, currently the administrative secretary of Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Taraba.