Lawmakers seek additional autonomous community
Members of the Imo House of Assembly have urged the state governor, Rochas Okorocha, to create additional autonomous community in Njaba Local Council of the state, to be named Achara Umuaka Autonomous Community.
The lawmakers stated this during a debate on the floor of the House, adding that from the findings of the relevant committees, after a petition was submitted to the house, it was appropriate to name the community Achara- Umuaka.
The Assembly, presided by the Speaker, Acho Ihim, said the community met all that the laws specified for its creation, adding that after the community is created, a monarch should be installed.
They disclosed that the previous House had given a nod to the decision.