September 21, 2020
Politics

OSHA to Hold Public Hearing on Anti-Kidnapping Bill

The Osun State House of Assembly, OSHA, says it will organize a public hearing on Osun Kidnapping Prohibition Bill 2019.

The Speaker, Mr. Timothy Owoeye, who stated this during plenary session, said the hearing would give stakeholders the opportunity to contribute their opinion to the bill before passage.

The bill sponsored by the Speaker, seeks to address the issue of kidnapping in the state, proffer solution as well as decide sanctions for punishing kidnappers.

Also, the Speaker announced to the House the constitution of Adhoc committee to address the public petitions sent to the House pending the substantive inauguration of House Committee Chairmen.

The committee to be headed by the Deputy Speaker, Mr. Olufemi Popoola has five other members with the Director of Legal Services as Secretary.

Funmi Adekoya

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