…to post lawmakers outside their geopolitical zones
By Levinus Nwabughiogu-Abuja
House of Representatives special committee on constitution review yesterday said that the zonal public hearing would hold between June 1 and 2, 2021 across the 6 geopolitical zones of the country.
To this end, the committee has invited the general public, executive and judicial bodies, traditional institutions, political parties, civil society organisations, professional bodies and all other stakeholders.
The Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives who is also the chairman of the special committee, Hon Ahmed Idris Wase, said each zone will have two centres.
He further stated that the north central zone public hearing will hold in Jos, with Plateau, Benue, Nasarawa state and FCT, in attendance, while Lokoja will serve as the second centre, with Kogi, Niger and Kwara states.
“The northeast has Bauchi centre which is made up of Bauchi, Borno and Yobe states, while Yola centre has…
Source: Vanguard Newspaper