MAIDUGURI, North-East, Nigeria – Borno Governor, Professor Babagana Zulum, on Wednesday sworn-in Chief Kesta Ogualili from Anambra state and Alhaji Yusuf Alao from Oyo, among 24 others as his special advisers.
Ogualili, from Ibo extraction hails from Dunukofia Local Government of Anambra state, Southeast; while Alao, a Yoruba is from Ogbomosho Local Government Area of Oyo state, Southwest Nigeria.
Zulum had on January 9, appointed both men who as professionals, have lived in Borno state for many years and have been active in supporting the APC. The appointment contained additional 24 persons.
Borno State Deputy Governor, Umar Kadafur, represented his principal at the swearing-in ceremony of the 26 Advisers.
The Advisers who took oath of office include: Sheikh Modu Mustapha, Ali Audu Damasak, Mustapha Bulu, Hussaini Gambo, Bukar Busami Ardoram, Tukur Mshelia, Tijjani Goni Modu, Inna Galadima, Zarah Bukar, Mustapha Ali Sandabe, Gadau Ali Ngurno, Mohammed Maulud, Bole Modu Kachallah.
Others are; Abdulrahman Abdulkarim, Barr. Bashir Maidugu, Bukar Modu Konduga, Umoru Sale Gaya, Ali Zangeri, Tukur Ibrahim, Tijjani Lawan Kukawa, Abba Sadiq Gubio, Malam Gana Badu, Alhaji Adamu Usman Chibok and Ahmed Asheikh Zarma.
Zulum urged them to live to high expectations and contribute to the attainment of the ten pact development agenda already being implemented within the last eight months.