Connect with us

General news

Nasarawa Assembly assures good working relationship with executive



Nasarawa Assembly assures good working relationship with executive

The Speaker of the Nasarawa State House of Assembly, Alhaji Ibrahim Abdullahi, says the Legislature is focused and determined to maintain good working relationship with the Executive.

Abdullahi gave the assurance during the House’s first sitting of its second Legislative Year in Lafia on Monday.

He also assured the Gov. Abdullahi Sule led administration of the assembly’s full support and cooperation in order to enhance speedy development across the state.

This, he said, was to improve on the socio-economic activities and standard of living of the people.

The speaker commended members of the House for their commitment and hard work in oversighting the activities of Ministries, Agencies and Departments (MDAs) across the state and called for the sustenance of the feat.

” When we were about to go on recess last time, I pleaded with members to oversight MDAs as the constitution has empowered us to do so.

” I must commend members for your commitment, respect for my leadership and show of understanding as well as sense of love for the state. Thank you sincerely for that assignment of effectively oversighting the MDAs.

” I have received calls and text messages on your wonderful performances.

” I also want to appreciate some MDAs for their cooperation during your oversight functions, ” he said.

Abdullahi also advised Heads of MDAs to continue to give their maximum cooperation to the assembly for the overall development of the state.

” I want to say that nobody, no matter how highly placed he or she is, will stop members from their oversights or other legislative duties as enshrined in the constitution.We can never be distracted.

” The constitution has empowered us to do so and we are doing this to ensure that the right things are done for development to thrive in the state, ” he said.

He thanked the staff of the assembly for being committed to their duties and urged them to maintain the tempo.

Edited By: Modupe Adeloye and Abdullahi Yusuf (NAN)

Mohammed Bababusu: is a graduate and a professionally trained journalist, with experience in national news reporting/editing and verification at the News Agency of Nigeria. NNN is a Nigerian online news portal that publishes breaking news in Nigeria, and across the world. Our journalists are honest, fair, accurate, thorough and courageous in gathering, reporting and interpreting news in the best interest of the public, because truth is the cornerstone of journalism and they strive diligently to ascertain the truth in every news report. Contact: editor[at]

Shooting prompts Trump’s evacuation from White House briefing room Collection of forms for 774,000 Special Public Works commences in Rivers Lawmaker commends Buhari, Diri over Oloibiri Museum, appeals for befitting access road Pay 4 years pension arrears, gratuities, pensioners beg Wike Police arrest 27 armed robbery, Kidnapping suspects in Nasarawa Wike seeks Assembly’s approval for N18bn loan COVID-19: FG directs civil servants on levels 12, 13 to resume work Obaseki seeks traditional ruler’s blessing ahead of Sept. 19 election Kano Govt establishes 3 more schools for Almajiri children United States decries Russia’s decree targeting VOA, others COVID-19: FG warns as recorded deaths approach 1,000 Minister task agencies on research patents Police vows to bring killers of Gov. Obiano’s aide to book Gov. Sule urges Nasarawa Central lawmaker-elect to be magnanimous in victory Old girls’ association renovates staff room for Enugu school Quarantine service, Cowpea association collaborate to address weak link in beans value chain 774,000 FG/NDE Jobs are only for unskilled, semi-skilled youths – Committee Chairman FG restates support for ECOWAS states on biodiversity action plans 2 killed as Ekiti monarch moves to enforce ban on festival Appeal Court reverses INEC’s deregistration of 22 parties COVID-19 palliatives: We’ve touched over 200,000 households — Akeredolu Lagos Institute calls for synergy among law enforcement officers Kebbi govt. will treat, rehabilitate  boy chained by father, foster mothers for 2 years –  SA PDP lifts suspension on Sen. Hunkuyi, 6 others SIFAX group honours 46 at Long Service Award Makinde sacks works commissioner Yobe to implement regulation on marketing of breast- milk substitutes Nigeria stock market opens week with N8bn loss APC please with Obiano to reinstate suspended monarch I will continue to ensure peace in Edo, Gov. Obaseki assures traditional ruler  COVID-19 positive cases gradually coming down – PTF Coordinator Ex-Federal lawmaker constructs blocks of classrooms for 2 schools in Lagos Edo 2020: Ize-Iyamu promises community development Edo election: APC ward chairman dumps party for PDP COVID-19: Five states account for 60% of cases – PTF FG inaugurates Gas Network Code to deepen gas market Police nab fake soldier in Delta Gunmen kills 13 villagers in Benue – Police Civil servants docked over alleged cybercrime, get N10m bail How 16 people perish on Badagry waterways — Survivor Gov. Masari bans NGOs from IDPs camps My mission is to ensure businesses thrive in Eastern Ports – CP Akintola family appreciates Buhari for naming Railway Station after their patriarch COVID-19: Aviation stakeholders want ground handling coys to consider price adjustments Buhari vows to restore peace in North-East, others Gov. Matawalle swears in 15 new Special Advisers  Resumption: Kogi Govt. satisfied with schools’ compliance with COVID-19 protocols Salaries: NLC issues one week ultimatum to Bauchi State Government Sanwo-Olu congratulates Sen. Adeola at 51 Okowa charges new advisers to justify appointments