Governor Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa State on Thursday ordered the immediate formation of a committee for the inauguration of his second term on May 29, 2023.
Giving the directive during a meeting with Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) critical stakeholders at the Government House, Yola, Fintiri instructed that the committee be co-chaired by Secretary to the State Government (SSG) Malam Bashiru Ahmad, and Director General of the PDP Campaign Council, Malam Auwal Tukur.
The governor thanked the stakeholders for their contributions to his victory and assured them that he would continue to work with them towards deepening democracy, including working for the interest of Adamawa people from all walks of life.
“Whichever way you voted, Adamawa is for all of us. I’m the Governor for all of you. We must put hands on deck to build the state that our yet unborn generation will be proud of,” Fintiri said.
The PDP Campaign Council DG, Auwal Tukur, thanked the stakeholders for their support throughout the electioneering period.
On a separate occasion, on Thursday, in Yola, first-class emirs and chiefs visited the state capital to congratulate Fintiri over his victory at the just concluded governorship poll.
The Emir of Mubi, Alhaji Abubakar Isa Ahmadu who spoke on behalf of the traditional leaders, thanked God that the election ended peacefully in the state.
Responding, Governor Fintiri thanked the traditional rulers for the congratulatory visit.