Lalong advises new Assembly speaker on togetherness

October 29, 2021 Muhammad Tanko Shittu 0

Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau state on Friday advised the new speaker of the House of Assembly, Yakubu Sanda, to carry his colleagues along and work for the benefit of the people and the legislature.  Lalong gave the advice when he played host to the new speaker, some principal officers and members of the House. The former speaker, Abok Nuhu Ayuba, Read More

Assisting the less-privileged through empowerments

September 28, 2021 Editorial IV 0

It was a moment of joy for beneficiaries of an empowerment programme embarked upon by a lawmaker in conjunction with other corporate bodies in Okene recently. OYIBO SALIHU reports.In the true sense of the word, empowering the people is essentially not the duty of the legislature, but because a gulf exists between the executive arm of government and the electorates Read More