Nasarawa State House of Assembly has passed into law a
Bill for a law to repeal and re-enact the Nasarawa State Judiciary Financial Management Law and other matters connected therewith.
Speaker of the assembly, Ibrahim Balarabe Abdullahi, announced the passage of the bill into law during the House proceedings yesterday in Lafia.
He explained that the bill if assented to by Governor Abdullahi Sule will ensure the financial autonomy of the judicial arm of government.
According to him, the bill was read third time and passed.
The law is to assist the judiciary to carry out its responsibilities effectively, he said.
The Deputy Majority Leader of the House, Daniel Ogazi, moved a motion for the bill to scale through third reading. The Minority Leader Abel Bala seconded the motion.
The House unanimously passed the bill into law.
The bill was sponsored by the majority leader of the house, Umar Tanko Tunga,.