The lawmakers also urged the governor to direct relevant agencies to ensure that all requirements for buildings, as stipulated in the extant laws of the state, were strictly adhered to.
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The House made the resolution to approve the governor’s request sequel to the presentation of the Committee on Finance report during plenary session in Lagos on Monday.
The bill was passed at a sitting presided over by the Deputy Speaker, Wasiu Eshilokun-Sanni, on behalf of the Speaker, Mudashiru Obasa.
This was as the Speaker of the House, Mudashiru Obasa, emphasised that local government councils and LCDAs do not have the power to tax logistics and courier services. He said the power of the councils was limited to registration of bicycles as dictated by the constitution of the country.
The bill scaled second reading on Tuesday with members of the House speaking glowingly about its advantages.
Obasa gave the advice when the executive members of the state council of NUJ paid him a courtesy call on Tuesday.
The Lagos State House of Assembly Service Commission has appointed Abosede Lambo as its Executive Secretary.
The Speaker of the Lagos House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Mudshiru Obasa, has appealed to the people of Agege to obtain their Permanent Voter Cards as it is their only access towards voting credible leaders in the 2019 general elections.