The Delta State House of Assembly on Wednesday, September 6, 2017, Constituted the long awaited House Committees.
The Speaker, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori who read out the names at plenary, charged the Chairmen and members of the committees to be on their toes to do the needful now, adding that precious time was inputted by members in Constituting the Committees.
He noted that members are happy with the Constitution of the Committees.
In the Speaker’s words, “The Committees are well spread, all members are involved. It is my appeal to my honourable members to continue to do their work. Let them hit the ground running now that the Committees have been Constituted. Deltans should be rest assured that the Chairmen and members of the various committees will do their job and I still want to appeal to the Ministries to give adequate attention to members of the committees, they should be given the necessary support to discharge their responsibilities to the good people of Delta State”.
Here are the names of the Chairmen of the various House Committees.
1. Finance and Appropriation…. Hon. Erhiatake Ibori
2. DESOPADEC ….. Hon. Barr. Daniel Mayuku
3. Public Account …. Hon. Anthony Elekeokwuri
4. Asaba Development Agency…. Rt. Hon. Peter Onwusanya
5. Education …. Hon. Angela Nwaka
6. Lands, Survey and Urban Development …. Hon. Chief Peter Okagbare Uviejitobor
7. Power and Energy …. Hon. Prince Johnson Erijo
8. Health …. Hon. Dr. Alphonsus Ojo
9. Environment, Oil and Gas …. Hon. Daniel Yingi
10. Information …. Hon. Barr. Tim Owhefere
11. Art, Culture and Tourism…. Rt. Hon. Monday Igbuya
12. Youths and Sports …. Hon. Engr. Emeka Nwaobi
13. Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs …. Hon. Azuka Azaka
14. Rules, Business and Judiciary ….. Hon. Barr. Reuben Yakubu Izeze
15. Public Petition …. Hon. Alaowei Tonye Timi PhD
16. Inter Parliamentary …. Hon. Barr. Evang. Princesses Pat Ajudua
17. Special Duties ….. Hon. Kennedy Oboro Daubry
18. Works …. Hon. Chief Evance Ochuko Ivwurie
19. Housing and Women Affairs …. Hon. Barr. Edna Jane Orezi Esievo
20. Peace and Security …. Hon. Prince Michael Diden
21. Transport … Hon. Efe Ofobruku
22. Establishment, Ethics, Privileges and House Services …. Hon. Barr. Denis Omovie
23. Commerce and Industry …. Hon. Festus Okoh
24. Water Resources ….. Hon. Barr. Omiragwa Samuel Mariere
25. Science and Technology …. Hon. Prince Eric Oharisi
26. Agriculture and Natural Resources ….. Hon. Dcns. Shola Daibo
27. Urban Renewal ….. Hon. Engr. Kenneth Oboro Preyor
28 Legislative Compliance ….. Rt. Hon . (Comr) Friday Osanebi