MP approved as ECOWAS 2019 Budget Ad Hoc Committee


December 3, 2018

By Regina Pratt                                

Hon. Shiaka Sama

Independent Member of Parliament for Constituency 104 in Pujehun district, who also doubles as Member of the ECOWAS Parliament, Hon. Shiaka Musa Sama, has been approved as Ad Hoc Committee Member of the ECOWAS Consolidated 2019 Budget Committee.

Speaking to Concord Times from Abuja via WhatsApp, Hon. Sama said he was very pleased to have been approved as a member of that important committee during a plenary session held at the ECOWAS Parliament.

He said the committee consists of 18 ECOWAS MPs from various member states, adding that they have two days sitting scheduled for 4th and 5th December to look into the draft copy of the 2019 ECOWAS budget.

Hon. Sama said they would present their report to the ECOWAS Parliament Monday, December 3, for consideration and adoption.

The Independent lawmaker from Pujehun, southern Sierra Leone said he was grateful to President Bio, Speaker of the House Hon. Dr. Abass Bundu, leader of Government Business, Hon. Mohamed Sidi Tunis, and all those who worked hard to ensure that he was nominated and approved.