Reflecting On The Legislative Stewardship Of Rt Hon Comrade Chinedu Ogah

As National Assembly lawmakers mark their inauguration's anniversary today, it is pertinent to reflect on the legislative scorecards of an uncommon leader, the Member Representing Ikwo/Ezza South Federal Constituency and Chairman House Committee on Reformatory Institutions, Rt. Hon. Chinedu Ogah, OON

Rep. Ogah's commitment to serving the people is commendable and deserving of recognition, from championing key bills and motions to advocating for important and life-changing policies, thus driving positive change. 

His dedication, passion, and tireless efforts have significantly impacted his constituency and beyond. But as a people, we cannot appreciate him enough.

Here is a list of some of his sponsored bills, motions and petitions so far:


1. HB 712: National Agency for Food Technology Development Agency (Establishment) Bill, 2020.
2. HB 713: A Bill for an Act to Establish Federal College of Food Technology Ndiagu Amagu Ikwo, Ebonyi State to provide Full-Time Courses leading to the Award of Diploma in Food Technology and Allied Discipline and for Related Matters.
3. HB 768: Federal University of Ndufu-Alike Ikwo Act (Amendment) Bill, 2020.
4. HB 769: Federal Polytechnics Act (Amendment) Bill, 2020.
5. HB 1314: National Emergency Management Agency Act (Amendment) Bill, 2021.
6. HB 1325: A Bill for an Act to Establish the Alex Ekwueme Federal Teaching Hospital, Abakaliki, and for Related Matters (Est.) Bill, 2021.
7. HB 1326: A Bill for and Act to provide for the Establishment of Federal Medical Centre, amagu Ikwo, Ebonyi State and for Related Matters 2021
8. HB 1783: National Entrepreneurial Development Institute (Establishment) Bill, 2021.
9. HB 1784: National Institute of Hypertension and Diabetics Research and Treatment (Establishment) Bill, 2021.

10. HB 597: National Minimum Standards and Establishment of Institutions Act (Amendment) Bill 2023

11. HB 598: National Centre for Agricultural Mechanization act (Repeal and Enactment) Bill, 2023

12. HB 598 : National Centre for Agricultural Mechanization Act (Repeal and Enactment) Bill, 2023

13. HB 824: Police Academy Act (Amendment) Bill, 2023

14. HB 825: National Intelligence Commission (Establishment) Bill, 2023

15. HB 347 Dave Umahi Federal University of Medical Science, Uburu, Ebonyi state (Establishment) Bill, 2023.

16. HB 573: National Oil Spill Detection and Response Agency Act (Amendment) Bill, 2023

17. HB 574: Chartered Institute of Professional Printers of Nigeria (Repeal and Enactment) Bill, 2023

18. HB 686: Nigeria Correctional Service Trust Fund (Establishment) Bill, 2023


1. A motion for the construction of a link bridge and reconstruction of Abakaliki-Ikwo-Obubra Road.
2. Need to revive and rehabilitate the abandoned Item Amagu Irrigation project in Ikwo Local Government Area of Ebonyi State.

3. Rehabilitation of abandoned Water Scheme at Ohatekwe in Ikwo Local Government Area of Ebonyi State.

4. Need to investigate alleged extortion, passport racketeering and other corrupt practices by the Nigerian Immigration Services, NIS.

5. Alleged unscrupulous casualization by Banks in Nigeria.

6. Call to investigate the extra judicial killing of Mr Ebere Nwogha and Mr Alika Izuchukwu Isreal by some policemen attached to the Igbukwu Police Station, Aguata Local Government of Anambra State.

7. Call on the Federal Government to immediately capture newly employed persons in Universities, Polytechnics and Colleges. Examples: Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka and the University of Calabar.

8. Need for the regulation of charges of DSTV channel to pay as you go.

9. Need for the provision of relief material to the war/flood victims of Ikwo Local Government Area.

10. Need for the rehabilitation of Item Amagu Ikwo rice mill industry.

11. Need to end the intractable war between the people of Ochienyim Amagu Ikwo in Ikwo Local Government Area of Ebonyi State and Adadama in Abi Local Government Area of Cross River State etc.

12. Need for urgent response to the current flood disaster in parts of Ebonyi State.

13. The need to commence immediate payment of recently recruited constables into the Nigerian Police Force.

14. Rehabilitation of Abandomed Water Scheme at Ohatekwe in Ikwo Local Government area of Ebonyi State.

15. Need to Revive and Rehabilite the Abondoned Item Amagu Rice Irrigation project in Ikwo LGA, Ebonyi State.

16. Need to Investigate the Refusal of Access Bank Plc to call back its Seventy-Five percent staff recently laid off despite the directive from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to do so.

17. Urgent need to clear the menace of shipwreck in the Nations sea and Maritime Environment.

18. Need to investigate the loss of 10 Trillion naira arising from Falsification of Acceptance Certificates, Import/Export waiver documents.

19. Call on the Federal Government to immediately capture newly employed persons in Universities, Polytechnics and Colleges, Example Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka and University of Calabar.

20. Need to Revitalize Ebonyi Salt Lakes.

21. Call to Decongest Nigerian Correctional Services

22. Need to address the educational needs of less privileged Nigerians

23. Need to address the disparity in JAMB Performance

24. The need to beef up security outfit in FCT, Abuja.


1. CPL Umeh Sunday and 3 others against the Nigerian Army for the reinstatement of dismissed soldiers from operation Zaman Lafia Dole (118 Task Force Battalion) Maiduguri.
2. Petition on behalf of Mr Sylvanus C. Uguru and 3 others for themselves and on behalf of the entire people of Ndufu Alike Community in Ikwo Local Government Area of Ebonyi State...Petitioner Against First Patriot Limited on the breach of Memorandum of Understanding and abdication of corporate social responsibilities and the Managing Director First Patriot Limited (Respondents).
3. Petition to investigate the killing of Police Officers (Ebonyians) killed in Anambra State.
4. Petition for the payment of all unpaid pension of retired Police Officers in Nigeria etc.

5. Petition Against Federal Capital Territory Administration on unlawful diversion of federal government fund by FCTA Transport Development to a private account

6. Petition against Ibom Air in Enugu State for breach of Contract, Humiliation, Embarrassment and Assault of Passengers

7. Petition on behalf of Nwokpoku Nwite, on non-payment of compensation on acquisition of their family by the Transmission Company of Nigeria.

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