Wednesday, 4 December 2019

C'River Assembly set to Screen Commissioners as Speaker assures a transparent process

Ukorebi Esien 

The Speaker of the 9th Cross River State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Eteng Jonah Williams has said that the house is committed to ensuring that the process of screening the 36 member list of Commissioner nominees sent to the by the governor is transparent. 

Eteng who made this known, shortly after the clerk of the house, Barr Bassey Ekpenyong read on the floor of the house a letter transmitted to the house to that effect, committed the list of nominees to the House Committee on Judiciary, Public Service Matters Public Petition and Conflict Resolution, promised a transparent screening exercise of the candidates.

Meanwhile the governor in his letter as signed by the Secretary to the State Government Barr. Tina Banku Agbor, had requested the Speaker and Members to grant the consequential confirmation of the nominees for appointment as Commissioners in the State Public Service. 

The 36 nominees are:

1.    Hon. Francis Etta
2.    Dr. Betta Edu
3.    Rt Hon. George O' Ben-Etchi
4.    Rt Hon. Itaya Asuquo Nyong
5.    Hon. Nyong Owuna
6.    Barr. Rosemary E. Archibong
7.    Mr. Effiom Okokon Edem
8.    Hon. (Elder) Saviour  Nyong 
9.    Hon. Signor Omang Idiege
10.  Prof. Anthony Egrinya Eneii
11.  Chief Aya Affu Ebirigor
12.  Hon Engr. Dan Osim Asu
13.  Rt. Hon. Jacob Otu Enyia
14.  Eric Anderson
15.  Mr. Donatus Etim 
16.  Hon. Emmanuel   Edward
17.  Dr. Inyang Asibong 
18.  Mr. Oliver Orok Orok
19.  Mfon Bassey 
20.  Hon. Gabe Odu Orji
21.  Mr. Asu Okang 
22.  Mr. Chris Njar
23.  Dr. Alice Olok Ekwu
24.  Hon. Godwin Amanke
25.  Blessing Egbagare
26.   Hon. Victor Adugba Agwu 
27.   Engr. Mike Ikor Eraye 
28.   Oqua Edet Oqua 
29.   Barr. Joe Abang 
30.   Hon. Rita Ayim 
31. Mr. Thomas Ugar Udam 
32. Prof. John O. Inyang 
33. Hon. Godwin Etta 
34.  Hon. Onoh John Ulafor 
35.  Hon. Stella Ereme Odey 
36.   Hon. Michael Ede Usibe

Information reaching TDN has it that the screening process might likely begin this week, at most Monday 9th December 2019.