Olatunji in Enugu for sensitisation against NASS debate to delist LG from 1999 Constitution
By Dennis Agbo
The National Union of Local Government Employees, NULGE, has asked the National Assembly to withdraw and suspend indefinitely its ongoing debate to delete the local government system from the 1999 constitution or face industrial actions and mass protests.
NULGE said it was unfortunate that the sponsor if the bill, Hon Bob Solomon from Rivers state was trained with proceeds from local government administration, yet he is making efforts to bite the fingers that fed him.
National President of NULGE, Comrade Ambali Olatunji in a sensitization press conference in Enugu on Thursday also urged Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi to make history by standing up to be the first Governor in Nigeria to speak against the National Assembly attempt to scrap the grassroots administration.
Olatunji equally proposed that instead of the country approving…