The Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Idris Wase, on Thursday appointef Umar Puma as his Chief Press Secretary.
The development was contained in a statement released Thursday, by an assistant director in the office of the deputy speaker.
Until his appointment, Mr Puma of People’s Daily newspaper was the Chairman of the House of Representatives press corps.
Also appointed as Chief of Staff was Aminu Malle, a former member of the House of Representatives.
Others include Nanven Nimfel, Special Adviser, Political Affairs; Sani Abdu, Special Adviser, Budget; Lumumba Dah Adeh, Special Assistant; Abdullahi Mohammed, Special Assistant, Economic Matters and Suleiman Abubakar, Special Assistant, Investment.