OGHA Speaker Challenges Youths On Active Participation In Nation Building
Ogun State House of Assembly, OGHA, says it is finalizing plans to enact a bill towards establishing the Ogun State Youth Development Commission.
The speaker, Mr. Olakunle Oluomo, made the disclosure while playing host to the leadership of Ogun State Chapter of the Youth Assembly of Nigeria, YAN, led by Mr. Olufemi Osinubi at the Assembly Complex, Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta.
Mr. Oluomo explained that the proposed bill was part of the commitment of the Ninth Assembly at creating more avenues for engaging the youth across the three senatorial districts in adding value to governance and the administration of the present government in the state.
The speaker who stressed the need for a more robust legal framework for proper engagement, empowerment, and development for the teeming youth, noted that such bill would improve youth integration through necessary political actions and policy.
Mr. Oluomo, who further challenged members of the Youth Assembly of Nigeria to step up measures at enlightening other segments of the society on the roles, duties and responsibilities of legislators, tasked them to take part in issue affecting nation building.
Earlier, in his presentation, the leader of the group, Mr. Osinubi said the essence of their visit to the Assembly was to familiarize themselves with the practices of lawmaking, and he also acknowledged the lawmakers’ efforts in strengthening democratic process through quality representation.