The House of Representatives Committee on Women in Parliament yesterday in Abuja said it will relate with other notable international parliaments including the Commonwealth Women in Parliament to ensure effective representation of women in political positions in the country as well as tackle issues of right and abuses.

The Chairman of the Committee Representative Taiwo Oluga (Osun, APC) made this known at the Committee’s inaugural meeting where the 8 membered committee adopted an action plan for its operations.
Representative Oluga in her opening remarks stated that the Committee will liase with the Senate leadership on issues relating to women representation in the Federal Executive Council and other agencies of government with the aim of achieving at least 35% women incision in governance at at all levels in Nigeria .
She stated that the Committee will work in partnership with Ministry of Women Affairs, NAPTIP and sister agencies to curb incidences of human trafficking, female child prostitution and defend the provisions of the Child Rights Act.
Rep. Oluga further disclosed that the Committee would take the classic example of success of women in politics in Rwanda with 68% of women population as lawmakers and 50% as Cabinet members and Supreme Court Judges.

The lawmaker while calling for more active involvement of women into elective positions at the national and state houses of assemblies also decried a situation where only eleven women were elected into the national legislature saying it is not acceptable.
The chairperson also said that that the Committee would be organizing annual Women in Parliament Week where distinguished women from all over the world will be presenting papers on issues affecting women and other mentorship sessions for young girls.
A member of the Committee Representative Dr. Zainab Gimba (Borno, APC) also chellenged the Committee to ensure that Nigerian women are well trained and equiped to vie for leadership positions in regional and international Parliamentary organisations.
The Committee members while adopting the document as dubbed an Action Plan to streamline these resolutions said the document would guide the operations of the House Committee……..

Categories: Uncategorized


it web hosting · August 28, 2021 at 12:04 pm

Hi, constantly i used to check web site posts here early in the daylight, as
i love to gain knowledge of more and more. · August 30, 2021 at 5:20 am

This is a topic which is close to my heart… Thank you!
Exactly where are your contact details though? · August 31, 2021 at 1:53 pm

Hmm is anyone else encountering problems with the images on this
blog loading? I’m trying to determine if its a problem on my end or if it’s the blog.
Any responses would be greatly appreciated. · September 1, 2021 at 8:46 pm

Your means of telling all in this paragraph is truly fastidious, every one be able to
easily understand it, Thanks a lot.

asmr or · September 2, 2021 at 5:15 pm

Hi to every body, it’s my first pay a quick visit of this website;
this blog carries amazing and truly fine information designed
for visitors.

scoliosis surgery where · September 2, 2021 at 6:29 pm

Thanks for finally talking about > House Committee on Women in Parliament to ensure effective representation of Women in the Country
– Legislative Vibes < Liked it! · September 4, 2021 at 5:44 am

Appreciate this post. Will try it out. · September 11, 2021 at 4:02 am

Thank you, I have recently been searching for info about this subject for a
while and yours is the best I’ve came upon so far. But, what in regards
to the bottom line? Are you certain concerning the supply? quest bars quest bars · September 11, 2021 at 7:30 am

I always spent my half an hour to read this blog’s articles or
reviews all the time along with a cup of coffee. cheap flights cheap flights · September 11, 2021 at 10:34 am

Very rapidly this web page will be famous amid all blog visitors, due
to it’s fastidious posts asmr asmr · September 12, 2021 at 11:03 am

I’m more than happy to uncover this web site.
I want to to thank you for ones time for this
wonderful read!! I definitely savored every bit of it and I have you book
marked to see new stuff in your site. ps4 games ps4 games · September 13, 2021 at 7:28 am

Hi there colleagues, its wonderful piece of writing about educationand entirely explained, keep it
up all the time. scoliosis surgery scoliosis surgery · September 13, 2021 at 10:50 am

I was curious if you ever considered changing the page layout of your
site? Its very well written; I love what youve got to say.
But maybe you could a little more in the way of content so people could connect with it better.
Youve got an awful lot of text for only having one
or 2 pictures. Maybe you could space it out better?
scoliosis surgery scoliosis surgery · September 13, 2021 at 7:36 pm

This article gives clear idea for the new visitors
of blogging, that really how to do blogging and site-building.
quest bars quest bars

Leave a Reply

Avatar placeholder

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *