NULGE raps state as­sem­blies over LG au­ton­omy

Daily Trust - - NEWS - By Mustapha Suleiman

The Na­tional Pres­i­dent of Nige­ria Union of Lo­cal Gov­ern­ment Em­ploy­ees (NULGE), Ibrahim Khaleel said the union will lobby State Houses of As­sem­bly to pass the lo­cal gov­ern­ment au­ton­omy.

Khaleel stated this yes­ter­day at the end of an emer­gency Na­tional Ex­ec­u­tive Coun­cil of the union in Abuja.

He said the union will work to avoid the sit­u­a­tion in the 6th & 7th Na­tional As­sem­bly, when lo­cal gov­ern­ment au­ton­omy bill failed to gar­ner the re­quired two-third ma­jor­ity sup­port from state houses of as­sem­bly.

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