Connect with us
Advertise With Us

NEWS

Nasarawa: Assembly Minority Leader Defects To APC

Published

on

Mr Peter Mbucho, (PDP-Akwanga North), the Minority Leader, Nasarawa State House of Assembly, has defected from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress(APC) in the state.

Ibrahim Balarabe-Abdullahi, the Speaker of the House, disclosed this on Monday while reading Mbucho’s defection letter during the House proceeding in Lafia.

The speaker congratulated Mbucho for joining the next level train and commended him for his progressive decision.

Mbucho said that he had joined APC to contribute his quota to the development of his constituency, the state and the country at large.

“I joined the All Progressives Congress (APC) on March 8,  and I have delivered my constituency to APC during the Governorship and state House of Assembly election,” he said.

The former minority leader said that he would continue to use his wealth of experience to add value to the APC-led government at all levels.

NAN reports that the House also received nomination of members of the Nasarawa State Independent National Electoral Commission (NASIEC) and Nasarawa State Local Government Civil Service Commission from Gov.Tanko Al-Makura.

The speaker announced the names as Mr Usman Ibrahim-Galle, Abubakar Yerima and Ayuba Usman-Wandai as members of NASIEC

Abdullahi Umar and Mustapha  Aliyu are for the State Local Government Civil Service Commission.

Balarabe-Abdullahi has directed Clerk to the House to communicate to the affected nominees to submit their CV on or before March 22 and to come for their screening on March 25.

Advertisement
Comments

MOST READ

United Nations logo United Nations logo
NEWS32 mins ago

UN Fears Safety Of Aid Workers As Terrorists Kill, Abduct 6

The United Nations Humanitarian Coordinator, Edward Kallon has raised concern over the safety of aid workers in Borno and northeast...

NEWS33 mins ago

 Edo, SON Partner To Check Sub-Standard Products, Sensitise Artisans

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has said his administration will collaborate with the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON)...

NEWS44 mins ago

el-Rufai Swears-In Head Of Service, Chief Of Staff, Others

Kaduna State governor, Malam Nasir El-Rufai, has on friday sworn-in Head of service, Chief Of Staff, Principal Private Secretary, and...

NEWS53 mins ago

World International Day For Justice: Obaseki Harps On Stiffer Measures To Curb Trafficking, Punish Perpetrators

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has said there is need for a stronger collaboration among international actors to...

NEWS55 mins ago

SUBEB Staff In ‘Soup’ Over Employment Racket In C/River

An employee with the Cross River Universal Basic Education Board (CR- SUBEB), Mr. Ikwa Bassey has been suspended by the...

NEWS1 hour ago

Plateau Govt Tasks Parents On Immunisation Of Children Below 5 Years

The Plateau Government on Saturday urged parents and guardians to ensure that all children below the age of five are...

NEWS1 hour ago

Shettima Wants Public Schools Revamped.

Erstwhile governor of Borno state and the current senator representing Borno Central, Distinguished Hon. Kashim Shettima, has called on his...

Advertisement

MOST POPULAR

%d bloggers like this: