Tag: State assembly

Bayelsa Workers Owed For 6 Months, But State Assembly Just Approved N3 billion For Members’ Cars

  The Bayelsa House of Assembly has approved a N3 billion loan request from the state government to purchase cars for legislators and other political office holders. The Speaker of the House, Kombowei Benson, who confirmed this to journalists on Thursday in Yenagoa, said the decision was taken at a[Read More…]

Bayelsa Police Confirm Killing Of Deputy Clerk of State Assembly

by Deji Abiodun The Bayelsa police today confirmed that the killing of the Deputy Clerk of the State House of Assembly, Nimine Jeffery. The state police spokesman, Butswat Asinim, told reporters in Yenagoa, the state capital, that a full investigation had been launched. “It was a stray bullet that killed[Read More…]

Murtala Nyako Moves To Prevent Impeachment Panel Inauguration, Declares Monday, Tuesday Holidays

The battle to oust the Adamawa State Governor, Murtala Nyako, and deputy by the state house of assembly took another dimension as the governor declared two-day public holiday to stop Mammadi whose tenure ends Tuesday as the acting CJ of the state from inaugurating the investigative committee scheduled for monday.[Read More…]