HOR Adjourns Plenary In Honour Of Departed Colleagues

13 April 2021 By Aisha Adesanya

The House of Representatives has adjourned plenary in Honor of two lawmakers who died during the Easter Break.

A member from Plateau State, Mr. Haruna Murtala, died in an accident on 3rd April, while Mr. Sulaiman Lere, Member from Kaduna State died on 6th April during a brief illness.

Speaking before the adjournment, the Speaker, Mr Femi Gbajabiamila, described the two lawmakers as hardworking, dedicated and honest politicians who died when their services were needed the most.

The House Leader, Mr. Alhassan Ado Doguwa, while moving the motion for the adjournment of the plenary said the two were active members of the 9th Assembly, whose contribution to National Development were immeasurable.

The house while praying for the repose of the souls of the deceased asked God to grant their families the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss.

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