WAR AGAINST HERDSMEN: Nigeria Senator Tells His Experiences With Colleagues

ABUJA/Nigeria: The Senator Representing Adamawa South Senatorial Zone, Binos Dauda Yaroe, has lamented how he was unnecessarily vilified by some of his colleagues for speaking against the menace of herdsmen who unleash mayhem on farmers and other law abiding citizens. The senator who made the revelation at a session with newsmen at his country home in Mayo Belwa town, Tuesday, noted that he received all sorts of bashings from a large section of the populace including his colleagues for speaking the truth adding that the condemnation did not deter notable…

Nasarawa Speaker Lauds Peaceful APC Ward Congress

LAFIA/Nigeria: The Speaker, Nasarawa State House of Assembly, Ibrahim Balarabe Abdullahi has expressed satisfaction with the peaceful conduct of  All Progressive  Congress , APC, in Toto LG as all the new officials emerged through consensus. The exercise which took place on  Saturday across all the electoral wards in Toto LG started and ended peacefully as party stalwarts met and adopted a consensus option of affirmation to elect the ward executives. The Speaker,  who is the party leader for the congress in Toto LG said the success achieved in the exercise…

CONSTITUENCY PROJECTS: Elumelu Harvest More for His Constituency as Okowa Commissions Projects in Aniocha South

OGWASHI-UKU/Nigeria: It was a harvest of people oriented projects on Thursday, 29th July, 2021 as the Delta State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa continued with the commissioning of Constituency Projects executed by the Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Ndudi Elumelu for the people of Aniocha Oshimili/ Federal Constituency of the State. The Governor, represented by the State Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Delta State, Olorogun Barr. Kingsley Esiso was at Aniocha South Local Government Area where a total number of six projects were inaugurated…

We’re Proud Of Your Representation, Okowa Tells Elumelu …As He Inaugurates Projects Executed By Elumelu

ASABA/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, on Wednesday said the government and people of the state were proud of Minority Leader of House of Representatives, Chief Ndudi Elumelu, for his impactful leadership and quality representation of his constituents. Okowa gave the commendation while inaugurating constituency projects executed by Elumelu at State’s headquarters of Department of State Service, Asaba. The projects include a Staff Clinic and residential quarters for men and officers of the command. The governor stated that worsening security situation in the country was threatening education and food…

ANTI-OPEN GRAZING: Joint Committees Pledge Commitment To All-Embracing Legislation

ASABA/Nigeria: The Delta State House of Assembly Joint Committees on Special Bills and Agriculture and Natural Resources, on a bill for a law to provide for the regulation of livestock breeding, rearing and marketing and to prohibit open grazing and related matters, has assured of commitment to in give Deltans a clean and all-embracing law. The assurance was given today at a public hearing on the proposed anti-grazing law by both Chairmen of the joint committees, Hon. Pat Ajudua for Committee on Special Bills and Hon. Austin Chikezie Committee on…

VALEDICTORY SESSION: Ochor Wishes Rt. Hon Sam Obi Safe Journey

ASABA/Nigeria: The Deputy Speaker, Rt. Hon Ochor Christopher Ochor has described the former Acting Governor, and Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, His Excellency, Rt. Hon Prince Sam Obi as a leader who was always there for him, and many others who had come in contact with him. According to him as a leader extra ordinary, who is always there to guide him through legislative activities in the state, and other state matters. He stated that though death is inevitable, his passing onto the world beyond is painful,…

ROADS: We’ve Not Forgotten You, Kaduna Speaker Tells Sabo GRA

KADUNA/Nigeria: Following a reminder to the Speaker of the Kaduna State House of Assembly, Rt. Honourable Yusuf Ibrahim Zailani on the need for urgent action on their roads, residents of Sabo GRA have been assured that they have not been forgotten. In a statement signed by his SA Media and Publicity, Ibrahim Dahiru Danfulani, Zailani said that the Malam Nasir el-Rufai-led government of Kaduna State is committed to ensuring all round development of the state. In the statement dated July 13, 2021, Zailani explained that the COVID-19 pandemic slowed down…

ROADS: We Are Optimistic Of Your Intervention, Sabo GRA Tells Kaduna Speaker

KADUNA/Nigeria: Following the pledge made by the Speaker of the Kaduna State House of Assembly, Rt. Honourable Yusuf Ibrahim Zailani that deplorable roads in the Tsaunin Kura (Sabo GRA) would be accorded priority in the first quarter of 2021, the Tsaunin Kura GRA Residents Association has reminded the Speaker that they are optimistic he would still honour the pledge before the year runs out. This was contained in a statement signed by the Executive Public Relations Officer (EPRO) of Sabo GRA, Okpani Jacob Onjewu Dickson, made available to newsmen on…

Ighrakpata Advocates for Training and Retraining of Members of LG Legislative House

EFFURUN/Nigeria: The Member Representing Uvwie Constituency in the Delta State House of Assembly and Deputy Chief Whip of the House, Hon Solomon Ighrakpata has stressed the need for budgetary provisions for training and retraining of Councillors at the local government councils. Hon Ighrakpata who stated this in his closing remarks at the Capacity Building Workshop he organized for Councilors from Uvwie local government legislative House, said informed and well trained Legislators were needed at the local government level. “As a Legislator at the state level, I am a beneficiary of…

Effective By-Laws Key To Grassroots Development, Says Oborevwori, Ighrakpata

EFFURUN/Nigeria: The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly,  Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has called for greater commitment to peace and grassroot development in the state. The Speaker made the call while declaring open a two-day Capacity Building Workshop for Councilors in Uvwie Local Government Legislative House, organized by the Member Representing Uvwie Constituency in the State Assembly, Hon Solomon Ighrakpata who is the Deputy Chief Whip of the House. Rt Hon Oborevwori explained that the Legislature was key to good governance as the Executive can only function effectively…