Gombe: Gov. Yahaya appoints Yuguda as Acting Accountant General
By Matthew ELOYI
Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe State has approved the appointment of Aminu Umar Yuguda as the Acting Accountant General of the state.
This is contained in a statement signed by Isma’il Misili, Director-General, Press Affairs to the governor, on Wednesday in Gombe.
According to the statement, the state Head of Civil Service, Alhaji Bappayo Yahaya conveyed the governor’s approval in a letter of appointment signed by him.
He said Yuguda’s appointment was informed by his personal qualities, loyalty, and dedication to duty as well as his cognate experience in the public service, and urged him to bring to bear those qualities in the discharge of his duties.
Yuguda’s appointment is sequel to the retirement of the former Accountant General, Umar Babagoro.
Born on Nov. 21, 1974, Yuguda obtained Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) and Masters Degree in Accounting from the University of Maiduguri as well as PhD from University of Jos.He is also an Associate Chattered Accountant (ACA) and Fellow Chattered National Accountant (FCNA) among others.
Until this appointment, Yuguda was the Director Treasury in the Treasury Headquarters, Gombe.