*FIVE BILLS SCALE SECOND READING
Lagos State House of Assembly Lawmakers commiserate with the Governor-Elect Obafemi Hamzat over the death of his father, Oba Mufutau Olatunji Hamzat.
Hon. Dayo Fafunmi representing Ifako Ijaye at the plenary on Monday brought the news on the floor of the House. Fafunmi said “the late Hamzat was a father to all and lived a fulfilled life and will forever live on in our hearts”.
Another Lawmaker who spoke on the demise of late Hamzat, Hon. Rashhed Makinde said he was a successful and a very religious man “we pray Almighty Allah grant him Al-janah firdous”
Hon. Braimoh while eulogizing the late Oba said “The late traditional ruler of Afowowa kingdom in Ewekoro Local Government in Ogun lived a fulfilled life and will always be remembered”.
The Speaker, Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa directed the Clerk to write a letter of condolence to the family and a minute silence was observed.
In another development five bills of the House has scaled through second reading. The first bill is a Bill for a law to amend the Lagos State Public Finance Management Law, 2011 and for connected purpose. The bill was committed to the House Committee on Finance to report back in two weeks.
Likewise the second bill that scaled the second reading is “a bill for a law to amend the administration of physical planning , urban development,
urban regeneration and building control in Lagos State 2015 and for connected purposes.
The transport sector reform bill titled “ A bill for a Law to amend All Laws Relating to the Transport Sector, to Provide for the Development and Management of a Sustainable Transport System in Lagos State and for Connected Purposes was the third bill that scaled the second reading”. While the fourth bill named “A bill for a Law to Amend Lagos State Employment Trust Fund and For Connected Purposes” scaled through the second reading. .
Lastly the Lagos State Electric Power Sector Reform bill title “ A Bill for a Law to Amend Lagos State Electric Power Sector Reform Law” was equally read for the second time .