OrderPaperToday– A member of the House of Representatives, Mr. Raphael Nnanna Igbokwe (Ahiazu/Ezinihitte Federal Constituency, Imo State) has held townhall meetings in his constituency.
The meetings were convened in keeping to the “commitment to maintain constant touch with his constituents,” the member said.
In a statement to ORDERPAPER.NG, Igbokwe said the “series of meetings with youths, women and critical leaders drawn from across Ahiazu/Ezinihitte Federal Constituency”, was to give account of his stewardship in Abuja thus far.
He said: “I briefed them on my activities in the Green Chambers, especially as it concerns the passage of the 2016 Budget.
“I also briefed on the successes recorded at the just concluded 134th Assembly of Inter- Parliamentary Union (IPU) held in Lusaka, Zambia in my capacity as the African Representative/Member Governing Board of IPU Forum of Young Parliamentarians.
“We shared the joy of the Easter celebration together with them,” he concluded.