The Speaker, who spoke at the 7th Annual Constituency Stakeholders’ Meeting in his Agege Constituency 1, warned that this menace must be urgently checked to prevent its devastating effects on the growth and progress of the country.
Browsing: Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa
Obasa stated this when he received a delegation from the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), led by its president, Mrs. Toki Mabogunje, on Monday.
The committee also expunged the provision of houses in Abuja and Lagos for former governors as stipulated in an earlier law
Obasa made the call in his Eid-el-Kabir message to Nigerians, including residents of Lagos and politicians in the state, as the state prepares for the local government elections.
The residents, in a letter to the governor, signed by the chairman of the Community Development Association (CDA), Oyebode Ojomu, said it had become imperative to call on Sanwo-Olu, on whose table the bucks stops, to call the Speaker of the House, Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa, and House Committee on Land Matters to order.
The bills, which scaled second reading on the floor of the House presided over by the Speaker, Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa, were committed to the House Committee on Education (Tertiary) to report back in two weeks.
The Second Five-Year Plan 2020-2025 is an updated action document succeeding the 2015 Climate Change Policy and Action Plan adopted by Lagos after the landmark Paris Climate Change Conference, which encapsulated the state’s vision for achieving a zero-carbon Lagos.
The Assembly, which made its position known at the ongoing review of the 1999 constitution, said, though Lagos is free of such interference by the executive, it cannot be said of other states.
Speaker Obasa gave the counsel on his Facebook page as Muslims across the world began the month-long religious exercise.
The bridge was opened by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu at an event attended by the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, leaders of the party and top government officials on Friday.
Obasa, who currently champions the mobilisation of the South West and other parts of the country in support of the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, should the latter decide to contest the presidential election of 2023, spoke in Badagry when he commissioned a block of six classrooms.
This was as the Speaker of the House, Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa, directed the acting Chairman of the House Committee on Health, Hon. Hakeem Shokunle, to have further discussions with the executive arm in relation to a bill on COVID-19 that had been passed months ago by the Assembly.
His call, which was made on the floor of the House through a motion, was unanimously supported by the lawmakers present at the sitting.
The new law stipulates a 21-year imprisonment for anyone found guilty of engaging in cult activities.
The order was handed down on Thursday by the court following a legal proceeding instituted against the Speaker by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission
The highest court in Nigeria said this on Monday in a letter by Gertrude B. Karenton-Mordi on behalf of its Chief Registrar
The former Governor had instituted a suit against the Assembly to contest the constitutionality of the probe of the buses, which were procured based on budgetary approval, as part of the Bus Reform Project of the State Government designed to revolutionise public transportation in line with global best practices
Speaker Obasa said this in a message to mark the World Suicide Prevention Day, held globally on September 10.
The annual anniversary lecture has become one of the flagship programmes of the 8th Assembly led by Obasa
They equally called on relevant security agencies to ensure that culprits indicted in the incident were brought to book.