Senate re-introduces South East Development Commission Bill


The Senate has re-introduced a Bill that seeks to establish the South East Development Commission (SEDC) on Wednesday.

The Bill which seeks to cater for needs of victims of the Biafran Civil War, fixing of roads and rebuilding of houses destroyed by the War was sponsored by the Senator representing Anambra North, Stella Adaeze Oduah.

News9naija reports that the SEDC Bill was earlier passed by the 8th Assembly but was not accented to by President Buahri.

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When Established, the commission will will receive and manage funds for the reconstruction, rehabilitation and reparation of houses and business of victims of the War.

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