The Speaker, Anambra State House of Assembly, Right Honourable Uche Okafor has charged Transition Committee Chairmen of the twenty one Local government areas in the state to discharge their duties with renewed vigor.
The Speaker made the call during plenary after the House extended the tenure of the Local government Chairmen to another three months.
House of Assembly Correspondent, Chukwuemeka Modilim was there and reports that Right Honourable Okafor charged them to work in synergy with the House and the Executive Arm of government to entrench good governance in their various Local governments, stating that wellbeing of the people remains the utmost priority of the House.
In his remarks, the Transition Committee Chairman of Orumba South Council Area, Chief Cyprian Okereke while thanking the House and Governor Willie Obiano for given him another opportunity to pilot the affairs of his Local government assured that he would execute more lofty projects that would make impact on the lives of his people.
He revealed that his Local government Council has commenced sensitization of his people who turned eighteen years of age to participate in the ongoing INEC voter registration exercise to enable them exercise their franchise in the coming Anambra governorship election.
On his part, the Transition Committee Chairman, Njikoka Local Government Area, Chief George Ozo also expressed appreciation to the House and Governor Obiano for having absolute confidence in his capacity to run the affairs of his Local government, adding that he will continue to work hard to deliver the dividends of democracy to his people.