Hunger: Osun MHR-elect, L. B. Ayeni wants 9th NASS to legislate that’ll wipe out poverty, hunger
The House of Representatives elect for Ijesa South Federal Constituency of Osun , Hon Lawrence Babatunde Ayeni has said that laws that will be made now, must be guided by current government policies, to enable timely delivery of dividends of democracy to the door steps of Nigerians.
Hon Ayeni made this known to newsmen at the sideline of the ongoing workshop in Abuja
According to him, chain of different laws and acts that will have direct impact on the life of common Nigerians must be enacted.
While reacting to a statement made by the United Nations , that ranked Nigeria among the eight nations that face acute hunger, Hon Ayeni said urgent action to ensure food security should be giving priority now.
The renowned philanthropist in Osun ,regretted that despite various government’s poverty alleviation programs , many Nigerians ,especially in the conflict zones are wallowing in abject poverty.
Hon Ayeni who said he was aware of the hardship that many Nigerians are going through, expressed confidence that the 9th National Assembly ,when inaugurated would do all it takes to improve the standard living of Nigerians.
He also assured the people of Ijesa South Federal Constituency of Osun, his resolve and determination
to serve them inline with the mass-oriented policies and programs of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC under the leadership of President Muhammadu Buhari.