Bayelsa State governor, Seriake Dickson, has signed into law the State House of Assembly Service financial autonomy bill.
Dickson also signed into law, the Legislative Funds Management (Amendment) Law 2019, saying Bayelsa has joined the league of other transparent democratic states with the signing of the laws.
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In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Fidelis Soriwei, Dickson noted that the financial autonomy law would enhance optimal performance without any undue interference from other arms of government.
He stressed that the autonomy granted both the Legislature and Judiciary in the state would enable the two arms of government carry out their duties without interference and promote checks and balances in government.
Speaker, Bayelsa State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Monday Obolo-Bobou, said by the signing of the bills into law, the different directorates of the civil service of the House of Assembly are now complete and can now function optimally.
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