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Bills seeking to ascertain the South-East Development Commission (SEDC) and South-West Development Commission (SWDC) have scaled their first reading in the Nigerian Senate.

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The bills to form the SEDC and SWDC were sponspored by senator Stella Oduah (PDP, Anambra North) and senator Ibikunle Amosun severally.

Bills to establish South-East Development Commission and South-West Development Commission scales first reading

 

It was more gathered that the SEDC bill that conjointly seeks the institution of a governing board for the commission that shall embrace one person from different geopolitical zones within the country, was glided by the Eight Senate however did not receive presidential assent.

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Clause 15 (2a) of each of the bills stipulates that the equivalent of 10 % of the whole monthly statutory allocation thanks to the member states of the commission shall be from the federation account.