Former Great Ife Students Union Secretary General Appointed As A Member of Oyo State Youth Parliament
By Farombi Oluwaseun
It will recalled that few months ago, Amusat Olajide popularly known as SECRENENE ,the former welfare officer of Great Ife Students Union was appointed as a member of the Nigeria Youth Parliament, OAU Peeps News Agency has confirmed the appointment of another former Union officer who served in the same administration into the Oyo state youth Parliament.
Oketooto Olanrewaju Oluwaseun Popularly known as Hon Seun, the former secretary General great Ife students" Union,2014/2015 parliamentary year has recently been appointed as a member of the Oyo state youth Parliament.
This was made to the public from the Oyo state Commissioner of Youths and Sports through the office of the Special Assistant to the Governor on Youths, Honourable Afees Bolaji Repete.
" I humbly wish to inform you that His Excellency,the Executive Governor of Oyo state Senator Abiola Ajimobi has approved the constitution of the 3rd Assembly of the state Youth Parliament. Consequently, I am pleased to Inform you of your appointment as a member of the 3rd Assembly of the Youth Parliament in Oyo state. "",Part of the appointment letter reads.
Hon Seun as popularly and politically known hails from Ido local government of Oyo state and a graduate of the Department of Psychology, Obefemi Awolowo University. Speaking with OAU Peeps News Agency on his new appointment, he stated
that all glory goes to Almighty God for giving him the opportunity to serve again. He further stated that history has just repeated itself through the appointment and also an avenue to echoes the voice of the voiceless, youths and the poor in general.
Akindipe Israel (Izzieman), Chairman, Hall Executive Council while speaking with OAU Peeps News Agency, stated that the appointment of the former Secretary General to the Oyo State youth Parliament is a thing of joy to the great Ife community at large and also congratulated the former union officer. He further stated that it shows the youths are ready to take over the leadership of the country. He concluded that the appointment is a welcome development and will encourage youths especially great Ife students to take over leadership positions of the country after school.