NASS trains Nasarawa Assembly staff on legislative management



National Institute for Legislative and Democratic Studies (NILDS) of National Assembly has commenced training of personnel of Nasarawa State House of Assembly on modern legislative management system.

institute said training would improve skills of the officials for effective service delivery and for the overall development of the state and the country at large.

Ms Rekiya Ibrahim-Atta, Deputy Director, Training and International Cooperation, NILDS, stated this on Tuesday in Abuja during opening ceremony of a four-day workshop for House Legislative Officials and other support staff.

She said that training workshop was aimed at boosting capacities of legislative officials for effective service delivery.

“This is a capacity building workshop which is aimed at equipping participants with skills on Legislative Management System.

“This is to ensure quality service delivery while discharging their duties.

training is important and cannot be overemphasised to development of legislature and the country at large,’’ she said.

She urged participants to take training with all seriousness it deserves in their interest and for overall development of their state and the country.

deputy director called for sustained good working relationship between legislators and the staff of the assembly  for quality service delivery.

Responding, Mr Ego Maikeffi, the Clerk of the Nasarawa State House of Assembly, and Mrs Rosia Kumbugu, the Director, Publication/ Information of the House, expressed their readiness to use the knowledge gained for effective service delivery.

They commended Gov. Abdullahi Sule for approving and sponsoring the workshop.

They also appreciated Alhaji Ibrahim Balarabe, the Speaker of the House, for facilitating and enhancing the workshop, and called for its sustenance.

The duo assured the staff readiness to be dedicated to their duties at all times for optimal productivity and for the overall development of the state.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Dr Mohammed Amali, Research Fellow, NILDS, presented a paper on Structure, Management and Functions of Parliament.

NAN also reports that Dr Samuel Oguche presented a paper on Chamber Management, House Rules and Proceedings, among other topics. (NAN)