|Speaker Ben Uwajimogu|
Report By Emeka Ahaneku
The Speaker Imo State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Benjamin Uwajumogu on Tuesday said the House of Assembly has resolved Over 500 petitions in the last two and half years.
Speaking through his Senior Special Assistant on Media, Emeka Ahaneku, Uwajumogu said the House has resolved over 400 cases and petitions involving individuals, families and organizations, while over 100 petitions involving Government and its agencies were also resolved within the time frame.
He also noted that contrary to impressions being created by vocal leaders of the opposition, Imo House of Assembly, under his watch, has moved significantly forward in many aspects than it was before he took over the mantle of leadership of the legislature in the State.
He said that the transformation which had taken place in the economy, infrastructure, education, road construction, health, security, transportation, agriculture, and other critical sectors were the product of enabling laws passed by the State legislature and the Executives strict adherence and dedication to the implementation of the four years rolling budget plan and other life changing laws.
According to Uwajumogu “It is an incontrovertible fact that the Imo legislature has raised the bar in law making, representation and oversight.