The State House of Assembly has passed a resolution granting approval to the State Government to accept an offer of credit facility of N1,000,000,000.00 (one billion Naira) from Zenith Bank PLC.
Conference of Speakers of State Legislatures of Nigeria has called on all the State Houses of Assembly to as a matter of urgency pass the Funds Management Bill for governors to assent to within the 45 days as agreed to by all the stakeholders.
The Conference commends and appreciates the efforts of the Executive Governor of Delta State Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi A. Okowa and the Rt Hon Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly Rt Hon (Chief) Sheriff Oborevwori for hosting this meeting to discuss a wide range of issues affecting the nation;
A law to provide for the management of funds accruing to the Cross River State House of Assembly from the consolidated revenue fund of the State has scaled through second reading, during Thursday plenary.
The Speaker, Rt. Hon. Eteng Jonah Willaims led other principal officers on a courtesy visit to the Cross River State Commissioner of Police, CP Sikiru Kayode Akande at the Police Headquarters, Diamond Hill, Calabar.
The Speaker of the Cross River State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Eteng Jonah Williams says a total of seven bills, three motions, twelve resolutions, four matters of public importance and four confirmations were received for legislative actions in the last one year.