Social Development

PRESIDENT OF THE 8TH SENATE

  • Advocated for the passage of the Not Too Young To Run Bill.
  • Passed the Discrimination Against Persons with Disabilities (Prohibition) Bill in 2018.
  • Rallied colleagues in the Senate to pass the Gender and Equal Opportunity Bill.
  • Called on President Muhammadu Buhari and the 9th National Assembly to revisit the Anti-Sexual Harassment Bill which was passed under his leadership.
  • Passed a bill for the Establishment of a National Poverty Eradication Commission (NPEC).
  • Passed a comprehensive prison reform bill, called the ‘Nigerian Correctional Service Bill’.
  • Presided over the Senate in the passage of the ‘Anti-Torture Act’.
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