Tech/June 4, 2019/Agency Reporter /No Comment/116 views /TechTechnology Taraba Assembly Re-elects Abel Diah As Speakershare on:FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancelAbel Diah The Taraba State House of Assembly has re-elected Abel Diah as the speaker of the 9th Assembly. Diah was elected unopposed by members of the House on Monday at the legislative chamber in Jalingo, the state capital. Advertise With Us In a similar development, Dr Danladi Gwampo emerged as the Deputy Speaker of the House. ALSO READ Baru Speaks After Been Replaced As NNPC GMD | Nigeria NewsThe Speaker represents Mbamga Constituency in Sardauna Local Government Area (LGA), while his deputy is from Yorro Constituency in Yorro LGA of the state. Both men were elected into the positions at the inauguration ceremony of members shortly before they were sworn in. In his inaugural speech, the speaker said his re-election came with additional responsibility to positively impact the lives of the people of Taraba. ALSO READ Benue: Tivis Make Sacrosanct Demand From Gov OrtomDiah’s election as speaker in 2015 was challenged in court by the opposition which made him step down. Thereafter, Mark Useni who had emerged as Speaker of the 8th Assembly voluntarily resigned after Diah won in court, a development which paved way for his re-election. The Assembly is made up of 24 lawmakers, out of which 19 are members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) while five were elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC). ALSO READ See Newly Appointed Media Officers For Nigerian National TeamsThe speaker and his deputy are members of the PDP. Leave A Comment Below Related Tags:TechTechnology share on: FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel previous articleMali: New Players Take a Run At Creating a Cross-Border Western African Digital Pool Connecting Guinea, Mali and Sierra in Pilot Fibre Project, Say More Countries to Follownext articleCustomers Praise 20 Four 7 Entertainment Centre for Quality ServicesRelated Posts448 shares Tech/June 27, 2019 /No Comment NNPC Set To Begin Oil Exploration In Benue447 shares Tech/June 27, 2019 /No Comment Many Killed In Kogi Suspected Herdsmen AttackINEC Is Most Improved Public Institution In Nigeria – YakubuNigerian Newspapers: Top 10 Headlines Today Thursday, June 27th, 2019Transfer: Atletico Madrid Sign Benfica’s Joao Felix In Record DealDiezani Cash: EFCC Re-Arraigns Ex-FCT MinisterIran Debunks Seeking War With USTransfer News: Barcelona Goalkeeper Joins Valencia17 Nigerians Deported From Ghana For Cybercrime OffenceJAMB Finally Releases 3,736 Withheld UTME Results Leave a Response Cancel reply CommentName Email Sign me up for the newsletter! Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.