Encomiums as Niger AG take a bow
The Niger state Commisioner for Justice and Attorney General, Barr. Nasara Danmallam has been described as a man with a big heart. The commendation came during a farewell dinner and launch of the maiden law journal of the ministry of justice yesterday at the Justice Idris Legbo Kutigi International Conference Center. The Deputy Governor of Niger state who represented the governor, Alh Ahmed Mohammed Ketso said the attorney general has paid his dues with absolute distinction and dedication to duty. He said the state will miss the depth and invaluable contributions of the justice commissioner as he takes a bow after the tenure of the incumbent governor of the state, Alh Sani Bello elapsed on the 29th of May. He then thanked Nasara Danmallam for standing steadfast and truthful to his calling as a barrister in the hallowed chamber of justice, urging him to keep up with the virtues. Earlier, the chief of staff to governor of the state, Alh Ibrahim Balarabe said himself and the justice commissioner were screened the same day at the House of Assembly and six years down the line, he realized that the attorney general was a man with a big heart. He said he was dependable and humble, revealing that as young commissioners then, their paths crossed because of his forthrightness. Others who poured encomiums on the celebrant especially members of staff of the ministry commended his resilience in positioning the ministry of justice for optimum service delivery. On his part, the commissioner said his achievements wouldn't have been possible without the cooperation of staff of the ministry. He said team work was the magic that made his success story in the ministry possible. He thanked his wife and family members for the support, praying that the next commissioner of justice will build on his legacies. Other dignitaries that attended the farewell dinner and book launch were the Head of Service, permanent secretaries both past and present, political associates, legal colleagues, friends, family and staff of the ministry of justice. Barr. Nasara Danmallam is reputed to be the longest serving commissioner of justice and attorney general of Niger state.