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Oshiomhole presents 2014 appropriation bill


BENIN—EDO State governor, Mr. Adams Oshiomhole, will today, present the 2014 appropriation bill to the state House of Assembly for consideration and approval.

This was disclosed yesterday, by the Speaker of the House of Assembly, Mr. Uyi Igbe, during plenary.

Igbe, who announced the receipt of the governor’s letter to the House, said the presentation had been slated for 12 noon.

The House also received other two letters from the governor, one of which urged it to confirm Mr. Didi Adodo as a commissioner in the State Executive Council, while the second was in respect of the confirmation of Mrs. Ekiuwa Inneh, the immediate past Edo State Head of Service, HOS, as chairman of Edo State Civil Service Commission.

Others nominated by the governor are: Lugard Aimiuwu, Mathew Ogedengbe, the immediate past permanent secretary in the state Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resource, Tony Oshionebo and George Akhimien, as commissioners respectively.

The Speaker, however, directed the nominees to submit 30 copies of their curriculum vitae to the house Committee on Rules, Business and Government House with one week to its report.


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