Reps’ Ad-hoc Committee on political agitations rolls out work plan
by KEHINDE AKINTOLA, Abuja
October 5, 2017 | 7:19 pm| | | Start Conversation
The House of Representatives Special Ad-hoc Committee on political agitations in Nigeria has come up with a work plan on how go about national assignment.
The Ad-hoc Committee was saddled with the responsibility of investigating into the causes of political agitation in the country.
Speaking at the 16-member committee meeting, the Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Sulaimon Lasun Yussuff who is the chairman of the committee explained that the committee has adopted the work plan drawn by the secretariat of the committee.
He said that the committee will soon call for memoranda from the general public through electronic and print media to be received at the geo-political zones.
The committee will first visit the geopolitical zones that are peaceful and ready to make useful submission with the first two weeks.
The committee will have direct consultation with state governments, local governments, ethnic interest groups, registered political parties, civil societies, youth, women and the handicapped, Nigeria Labour Congress, traditional/religious institution and other interest groups.
The committee will also go to the six Geo political zones across the nation to ensure a wide consultation with opinion leaders and other various interest groups with a view to collate their inputs.
KEHINDE AKINTOLA, Abuja
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