Ogun Elders Forum Pledges Commitment to Promote Peace
Elders’ Consultative Forum has expressed its commitment towards promoting development and sustainable peace in the state.
To this end, the Forum, chaired by Prince Bola Ajibola has held a meeting with the Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun at the Governor’s office Oke Mosan Abeokuta.
Speaking at the meeting, a prominent member of the Elders Consultative Forum, Olori Yetunde Gbadebo, explained that the body was non partisan advisory organ charged with responsibility of providing guidance and direction for improving the performance of government.
Olori Gbadebo who gave the assurance that the forum would support the present administration in its efforts to uplift the state, said the elders would continue to render selfless service to enhance peaceful coexistence across the state.
Responding, Governor Abiodun said his administration would tap from the wealth of experience of the elders for the development of the state
The Governor who also stressed the need for the elders to continue to recommend programmes and policies that would enhance sustainable development in the state, gave the assurance that his administration was ready to give the forum necessary support.