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THE ABIANS IN DIASPORA BILL PASSED INTO LAW

THE ABIANS IN DIASPORA BILL PASSED INTO LAW

Thank you the Speaker Abia State house of assembly RT Hon Engr Chinedum Orji (Member,The Nigerian Society of Engineers(MNSE)

‘The Abians in Diaspora Commision’ bill has been passed into law effective 22nd of March 2021. In the words of Mr Speaker…’ Honourable colleagues we can comfortably delete the word bill and insert the word Law into it.This law shall be cited as ‘The Abians in Diaspora Commision Law and shall come in force this 22nd of March 2021. By this, Abia State becomes the first amongst the committee of states in Nigeria to create a commission for Abians Living abroad. Some key focus and responsibilities of this commission would be coordinating and providing an organised system of collaborations of Abians scattered all over the world for their ideas,concepts, contributions by identifying, preserving and mobilizing human capital and material resources,experience and expertise to the general development of Abia State.Thus, being the direct bridge of connection between Abians in Diaspora,the Government of Abia state and the people of Abia.

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Many thanks also goes to Hon Mike Ukoha member representing Arochukwu state constituency for sponsoring and making sure that this bill is passed into Law.
The ground work,hard work,and positive persistence of the Special Adviser on Diaspora and special duties Dr Mrs Ngozi Ogbonna-Erondu in makiing sure that this bill saw the light was legendary, She is indeed a leader and a very passionate Diasporan.And above All thank you to His Excellency Dr Victor Okezie Ikpeazu, the Diaspora friendly governor of Abia State for providing the enabling grounds for the Abia Diasporans leading to the creation of this all important ABIANS IN DIASPORA COMMISION. All of us are indeed grateful. To God be the Glory.

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Signed:
Engr Austine Anyigadi Agbara MNSE ,EEE,REngr
Hongkong based, Expert Electrical Engineer.

 

THE ABIANS IN DIASPORA BILL PASSED INTO LAW

THE ABIANS IN DIASPORA BILL PASSED INTO LAW

 

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