The Clerk of the Nationwide Meeting (CNA), Arch Ojo Amos Olatunde, has condemned in strongest phrases, housebreaking acts lately carried out by a legislative aide and petty stealing within the Nationwide Meeting.
The CNA who made the condemnation in Abuja on Friday throughout the inauguration ceremony of newly elected executives of the Nationwide Meeting Legislative Aides Discussion board (NASSLAF), tasked the brand new executives to fish out dangerous eggs amongst them.
“It’s unhappy to notice the ugly incident that occurred lately when a legislative Aide was caught breaking into the workplace of a Lawmaker.
“What would have prompted such a regrettable incident? There may be the necessity for these newly elected executives to be vigilant by flushing out any dangerous eggs amongst you” he mentioned.
He additionally admonished the chief to run a welfare pushed union and never a confrontational one in opposition to the administration in any manner, since in response to him, most of their excellent calls for have been met inside his first 28 days in workplace as Clerk to the Nationwide Meeting.
His phrases: This EXCO should be guided that Unionism is all concerning the welfare of one and all.
“Union issues should witness new daybreak and switch, which should be separated from the ugly previous.
“I’m proud and elated to state that beneath my watch, we have now fulfilled the promise of the ‘ First 28 Days’, and we’re resolved to make it possible for not solely all statutory claims of Legislative Aides are promptly paid, however coaching programmes are pursued to logical conclusions “.
The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan who was represented by the Senate Deputy Chief, Senator Robert Ajayi Boroffice ( APC Ondo North), additionally tasked the newly inaugurated EXCO to make NASSLAF the required lubricant of the operational engine of the Federal lawmakers.
In his inauguration speech, the Chairman of NASSLAF, Alhaji Salisu Zuru, promised to run an EXCO and Union that won’t be confrontational to the administration of the Nationwide Meeting in any respect ranges however collaborative.
“As a Union, we intend to run an inclusive administration. We will guarantee collaborative synergy with related stakeholders just like the Nationwide Meeting Service Fee, Nationwide Meeting Administration and the Nationwide Institute for Legislative and Democratic Research ( NILDS).
“Historical past has taught us that constructive engagement achieves outcomes, greater than pointless grandstanding and confrontation “, he mentioned.