Southeast To Get Devt Commission


***as Reps passes establishment bill

The House of Representatives on Thursday read for a second time, a Bill for an Act to Establish the South-East Development Commission.

Titled: “A Bill for an Act to Establish the South-East Development Commission to Serve as a Catalyst to Develop the Commercial Potentials of the South-East, Receive and Manage Funds from Allocation of the Federation for the Rehabilitation, Reconstruction and Reparation for Houses and lost Business of Victims of the Civil War and Address any Other Environmental or Developmental challenges; and for Related Matters.

Leading the debate, Hon. Mohammed Monguno stated that it is a Bill that was transmitted from the Senate for concurrence.

“The Senate in their wisdom thought there is the need for a concerted effort to rehabilitate and reconstruct the massive devastation that has occurred in the Southeast”.

Monguno pointed out that the House of Representatives Passed the Northeast Development Commission Bill for…

Source: Leadership Newspaper