VAPP BILLS PASSED FIRST READING AT THE YOBE STATE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY
The house met at 12:08pm, Hon, Buba Ibrahim Kalallawa the chief sponsor of the VAPPBill moved a motion for the first reading of ‘The bill for a law to prohibit all forms of violence against persons in private and public life and to provide maximum protection and effective remedies for victims and punishment of offenders and other related matters’.
The bill passed the FIRST READING, By the leave of the house second Reading of the bill was deferred to appropriate legislative day to allow for sensitization of members on the said Bill, in other for the members to make adequate contribution.
After the sitting there was a meeting in the office of the of the deputy speaker with Representative of WARDC and representative of management of conflict in the North East (MCN) and FIDA.
Mary Anne Emanuel.
WARDC N/E Program Officer.