Towards APC Primaries, Nasarawa Assembly Adjourns Sine-die.


Members of the Nasarawa State House of Assembly today Tuesday resumed after Ramadan and Eid-el-Fitri Holiday and proceed for another break ahead of party primaries.

The Speaker of the House, Rt. Hon. Ibrahim Balarabe Abdullahi, announced this after the House Leader, Hon Umar Tanko Tunga ( APC- Awe North) moved a motion to that effect which was seconded by the Minority Leader, Hon Abel Yakubu Bala ( PDP- Nassarawa Eggon West).

The Speaker of the House, Rt. Hon. Ibrahim Balarabe Abdullahi
The Speaker of the House, Rt. Hon. Ibrahim Balarabe Abdullahi

“Hon. Members, we are just returning from Eid-el- Fitri, I want to congratulate our Muslim brothers and those from the other faith.

“I hope we prayed during the fasting for God to solve our problems, especially the challenges of insecurity facing the country.

“I hope members pray fervently, pray for our leaders, all Nigerians, and to ourselves. May Allah Almighty in his infinite mercy accept our prayers ( Amen)

“Hon members, we are all aware that this is an election year and in a couple of days, various political parties, especially those that have representatives in this House, APC, PDP, and ZLP will commence primary elections.

“It is on this note that after today’s sitting, members will be allowed to go for preparations for their primary elections and I wish us all success.

“I believe members have done their best to their people and I wish you will come back.

“After today’s sitting, we will go for our primary elections and resume after the exercise,” the Speaker said.

Earlier, Hon Tanko Tunga, the Majority Leader of the House moved a motion to that effect.

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“Mr. Speaker, Hon. Colleagues, I want to move a motion that this House stands Adjourn Sine-die until when necessary,” Tunga said.

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