Court upholds autonomy of LGAs


Godwin Tsa, Abuja


A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has declared that Local Government Areas (LGAs) in the country can exercise the functions accorded them under the constitution without National Assembly enactment.

Justice Charles  Agbaza said the fact that the National Assembly was yet to enact a law to spell out the functions of the area councils as provided under…


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