The Speaker of the 9th Assembly, Femi Gbajabiamila has reiterated the stand of the house of Representatives to continue to champion the right of weak and poor Nigerians.
Speaking at the inauguration of the Nigeria National Group of the Parliamentarians for Global Action (NNG-PGA) chaired by Rep. Abdulrazak Namdas, he further stated that the 9th Assembly under his leadership is going to be a House of reforms which would achieveplenty.
“The issue of addressing illicit trade in small arms and light weapons and improved regulation of the international arms trade to prevent human abuses as contained in the programmes and campaign of Parliamentarians for Global Action will further complement government’s efforts in addressing insecurity in Nigeria.
“As I said during my inaugural speech as speaker of the House, the 9th assembly under my leadership is going to be a House of reforms, which is intended to reposition the institution for greater achievement.
“The synergy with the various state Houses of Assembly as mentioned by the chair is a welcome development. We as a House shall also be the anchor of the wellbeing of our people,”