This post was originally published at My Animal, My Health and has been republished with permission.
Dr. Edgar Sunday Amos, the immediate past National President and ExOfficio of the Nigerian Veterinary Medical Association (NVMA), has been appointed as the permanent Secretary of the Adamawa State Government. His appointment was made official by the Executive Governor of Adamawa State, Senator Bindo Jibrilla on Friday, December 22nd, 2017 at a swearing-in ceremony which took place in Government House Executive Chamber.
Upon his appointment, Dr. Edgar Amos was a member of the Adamawa State civil service where he has served in different capacities. He has subsequently risen through the ranks to be the Assistant Director (Research and Statistics) in the Ministry of Livestock Production, Yola, Adamawa state. With regards to NVMA, it should be noted that it was Dr. Edgar Amos who took over the mantle of leadership at a time when crisis rocked the NVMA’s National Leadership in 2016.
Dr. Edgar Amos was born in April 27, 1964 and he hails from Dunne in Adamawa state. He bagged his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from the University of Maiduguri, Maiduguri, Borno State.
We celebrate Dr Edgar Sunday Amos on his new appointment. We look forward to greater productivity and impact from him in the field of veterinary medicine and politics alike.