Torit State speaker appoints specialized committee chairs
(2nd right) Charles Udwar Ukech, Speaker of Torit State Transitional Legislative Assembly
By Thomas Lodovico Oryem
The Speaker of Torit State Transitional Legislative Assembly on Monday issued orders appointing Government Chief Whip, Chairpersons and Deputy Chairpersons of the assembly’s standing specialized committees.
In the Order Number RRS/TSTLA/2018/005, Charles Udwar Ukech Udwar quoted article 5 sub-article 1 and 2, read together with article 133 sub-article 3 of the Assembly Conduct of Business Regulations 2011 amended 2016 to appoint the chief whip, chairperson and deputies.
Last month the Speaker issued order number RRS/TSTLA/2018/004 sacking the government chief whip, chairpersons and their deputies from their positions.
The newly appointed members of the Assembly Business Committee (ABC) include; Mark Taban Arnold Government Chief Whip, Flora Iliha Mathias Chairperson of Security and Public Order, Angel Ajana Pio Chairperson of Legislation, Legal and Members’ Affairs, Elizabeth Adodo Tulio Chairperson of Information, Culture, Youth and Sports, Tobias Xavier Lotto Chairperson of Finance and Public Service, Aventore Kenyi Bilal Chairperson of Physical Infrastructure, Grace Ihiju Tobbs Chairperson of Agriculture and Forestry, Alphonse Muras Chacha, Chairperson of Education and Gender, and Agnes Lox Mebo Chairperson of Health and Environment.
Speaker Ukech also appointed Alma Maha Thomas as Deputy Chairperson of Legislation, Legal and Members’ Affairs, Josephine Thomas Ingiara, Deputy Chairperson of Education and Gender, Angela Achiro Onorio, Deputy Chairperson of Agriculture and Forestry, Siro Zachariah Loluta, Deputy Chairperson of Physical Infrastructure, Flora Itohom Solomon as Deputy Chairperson of Health and Environment, Margret Kassara Kiwa Deputy Chairperson of Information, Culture, Youth and Sports.