His Excellency Umaru Tanko Almakura flanked by the Rt. Hon. Speaker of the Nasarawa State House of Assembly Hon. Ibrahim Balarabe Abdullahi and the State Attorney General and Commissioner of Justice Dr. Abdulkarim Kana as he assents the Nasarawa State Local Government Election Law 2018.

The Law which was passed by the Nasarawa State House of Assembly among others provides a term of three years to elected Local Government officials.