KWARA STATE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY Welcome to the Plenary Proceedings of the Kwara State House of Assembly for Wednesday 3rd June, 2020.

The Speaker of the House, Rt. Hon. Engr. Yakubu Danladi Salihu presided. The Rt. Hon. Speaker offered the opening prayer. The votes and proceedings of Tuesday, 2nd June, 2020 were examined and approved. Announcement The following four Nominees earlier forwarded by the Governor of Kwara State, Mallam AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq as members of Kwara State Judiciary Service Commission are to be screened on 9th June 2020. -1 Chief Titus Olasupo Ashaolu -2. Lawal V. Jimoh -3. Dr Saliu Ajibola Ajia -4. Hon. Aliyu Mande Umar. Matter of General Public Importance. Hon.Abdullahi H. Danbaba moved a motion on the Damages caused by resent Rainstorms in parts of the state. It was seconded by Hon. Wahab Opakunle. Hon Danbaba expressed concern about the negative effects of rain in Kaiama and other parts of the state. He said the rainstorm destroyed many farmlands and cut off some access roads. He,therefore,called on the Ministry of Environment to enforce planting of trees. The Deputy Speaker, Hon. Adetiba Olarewaju R.O(Oke-Ero), Hon.Ambali Olatunji Ibrahim(Owode/Onire),Hon. Ganiyu Folabi Salahu (Omupo), Hon.Owolabi O.Rasaq (Share/Oke-Ode) and Hon. Abdulkareem Babatunde (Malete/Oloru).Hon. Bello John O.(Lanwa/Ejidongari), Hon. Yusuf Abdulwaheed A.G(Essa/Shawo) contributed to the Motion. Others are Hon. Aliyu Wahab Opakunle(Afon),Hon. Abolarin G.Gabriel(Ekiti),Hon. Ojo Olayiwola (Oke-Ogun),Hon. Awolola Olumide(Isin),Hon. Baba Saliu Mohammed (Okuta/Yashikra) and Hon. Magaji Abubakar Olawoyin. RESOLUTION OF THE MOTION The Honourable House resolved as follows 1-Urges the State Government to direct the State Emergency Agency, as a matter of urgency, to provide relief materials for the victims of rainstorm or flood disasters in the state that require such. 2- Urges the state Government to put in place modalities and strategies,including encouraging planting of trees, to mitigate future occurrences of the natural disaster. 3- Urges the State Government to intensify public enlightenment campaign, especially in the media on the dangers inherent in building on waterways and road setbacks. The Clerk of the House was directed by the Speaker to forward the resolutions of the House to the Executive Governor accordingly. ADJOURNMENT The motion for Adjournment was moved by the House Leader, Hon. Magaji Abubakar Olawoyin (Ilorin Central) ,seconded by Hon. Owolabi O. Rasaq(Share/Oke-Ode).

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