Mr Olakunle Oluomo, the Speaker, Ogun House of Assembly has assured the people that the assembly remained committed towards enacting legislations at promoting cultural reorientation and agricultural development.
The speaker stated this while playing host to the representatives of Yoruba Council of Youths Worldwide led by the Deputy National President, Adeleke Olukoya, in Abeokuta on Thursday.
Oluomo reiterated that the ninth legislature of the state assembly was committed to ensuring rapid growth which would further improve local economy of the state.
He added that the assembly had been engaging developmental partners and groups at achieving more stable foundations for sustainable growth and development of the state through stakeholders forum in the process of passing enabling laws.
The speaker hinted that efforts were in top gear to pass the Anti-open grazing bill having held its stakeholders’ forum recently.
He added that the state was fashioning out plans to introduce local attire across schools, saying that the state government had already made the wearing of Adire outfit part of the policy of government.
Earlier , Adeleke opined that it became important to jointly proffer common ground towards achieving short, medium and long term solutions through large scale local and foreign direct investments in the agricultural sector.
He noted that it would bring about agricultural development, youth empowerment and effective security.
Also speaking, the President, Yoruba Council of Women World-wide, Mrs Folashade Olabanji-Oba, stated that the council was established with utmost interest towards the promotion and orientation of the Yoruba tradition, norms and cultural heritage among youths.
She stated that its establishment was targeted at achieving appropriate re-orientation, re-vitalization and rebirth of the Yoruba concept of brotherhood.