South west majority leaders congratulate Ogun speaker on emergence as chairman


The Legislative Reforms Committee being anchored by the Majority Leaders in the South West States of Nigeria, chaired by the Majority Leader, Lagos State House of Assembly, Hon. Sanai Agunbiade, has congratulated the Speaker, Ogun State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Olakunle Oluomo on his recent emergence as Vice Chairman, (South West) Conference of Speakers, State Legislatures of Nigeria.

Agunbiade, while presenting the congratulatory letter to Oluomo during a courtesy visit on him at the Assembly Complex, Oke-Mosan, described his emergence as a blessing to the Conference, not only in the South West but the nation at large.

According to him, by virtue of his emergence as the Chairman, South West, Conference of Speakers, his experience and outstanding performance would help further reposition the region, as well as maintaining its leadership role among the comity of States in legislative business.

He further sought the support of the Conference of Speakers, to enable the Legislative Reforms Committee perform its functions, at repositioning the legislative arm in the region and by extension the nation for better legislative activities to aid good governance.

Responding, Rt. Hon. Oluomo appreciated the initiatives of the Majority Leaders from the South West, especially for creating a unique and uniform standing order for the region, which placed it at par with legislative arm in the developed world.

He called for replication of same in the entire State Houses of Assembly across the nation, as practiced in advanced democracies, to further enhance democratic practice in the country, assuring the Legislative Reform Committee being anchored by the Majority Leaders of the six State Houses of Assembly of the region for more support in the achievement of their mandate.

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