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a uniform process for supplementary funding and special warrant for the legislative arm of government that is separate from the procedures of executive government; and
By Tesfa-Alem Tekle September 4, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) -- A South Sudanese lawmakers who was recently unseated from the national assembly has described the legislative arm of government as a "rubber stamp" institution.
Honourable Dambaram motion is entitled, 'need to curb thuggery development in political activities in Kano and Nigeria in general', while Honourable Gbillah's motion entitled, ' the derogatory statement by the police PRO against an executive governor of a state and the seeming unwillingness of the Inspector General of Police to recognise and enforce a constitutionally enacted law by the legislative arm of government '.
The summoning of the key public institutions to account how they spent demonstrates the determination of the legislative arm of government to continue to live up to expectations", Daffallah said on Wednesday.
He said as the legislative arm of government, the assembly must do everything possible to transform the developmental firmament of Nigeria to bring succour to the masses.
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