By OUR CORRESPONDENT
A new Auditor-General has been appointment by the Plateau State Governor, Rt. Hon. Simon Bako Lalong. He is Mr. Setle Michael Damwes.
This was contained in a press statement in Jos, signed by the Permanent Secretary, (Policy and General Service) on the behalf of the Secretary to the Government of the State, a copy of which was obtained by THE NIGERIA STANDARD, Tuesday
“The Executive Governor of Plateau State, Rt. Hon. Simon Bako Lalong has approved the appointment of Mr. Setle Michael Damwes as Auditor-General of the Plateau State in accordance with Section 126, Sub-Sections 1 and 2 of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, as amended”, the press release read in part.
“Until his appointment, Mr. Setle was the Director, Government/Parastatals Audit of the State Audit Headquarters.
“He is also a member of the Association of National Accountants of Nigeria (ANAN) and Institute of Certified Nigeria Public Accoutants (ICPAN)”, the statement added, stressing that “the appointment takes effect from 1st November, 2019”.