Human right lawyer, Dr Monday Ubani, has set agendas for the incoming government of the labour party in Abia State, in an effort to enhance state’s economy and critical Infrastructure.
He was baring his minds recently, ahead of the May 29th formal inaugural event of new democratically-elected Abia after a keenly-contested and concluded gubernatorial poll held across local electoral ward,s of the sev l conducted by the Independent National Electoral Commission
Ubani who was also a former second national vice chairman of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), recommended creation of more local government administrative areas in Abia state, to improve governance structure at the grassroots level.
According to him, “there are some local government areas that require further division to ensure comprehensive grassroots development.
“The incoming governor must ensure that the two heads of the other arms of government are in harmonious relationship with the executive branch to enable smooth running of government for the benefit of the people of Abia.
“Alex Otti has the temperament to actualize this ambition with requisite checks and balances in place,” the legal practitioner also added.
The lawyer also suggested that every revenue generating agencies like, lands, finance, tax, transport, motor-parks etc, should be digitalized with little human interference to ensure maximum return on revenue needed to fulfill all the aforementioned developmental frameworks and other electoral promises.
Ubani further tasked incoming Abia government to observe rule of law, respect to citizens fundamental human rights, run humane governance, quick and proactive response to emergencies, treating inevitable needs and problems of the people with utmost dispatch.
“Otti is advised to prioritize these things to touch and rebuild the confidence of Abians towards genuine leadership in Abia which his election represents.”
Continuing, he confided that Otti will push his governance to such a standard that will make Abia to become the standard-bearer of governance under the new dispensation immediately he is swore in as Governor of Abia State.
Ubani parlty said: “Dr Alex Otti is kindly requested with great respect, to arise and shine, for the light of God is come upon him.”
Recall Otti, the LP flagbearer in Abia state was declared winner of the just-concluded 2023 main governorship elections by INEC, after polling a total of 175, 467 votes cast to beat close rivals, beating close rivals whom were the candidate to Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Okey Ahiwe who scored 88,529 votes to come second.