Edo State Attorney-General reiterates govt’s commitment to Open Governance Partnership


As ANEEJ urges Gov Obaseki on signing Edo State Action Plan

Edo State Attorney-General reiterates govt's commitment to Open Governance Partnership
Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State.

By Gabriel Ewepu – Abuja

The Edo State Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Professor Yinka Omorogbe, On Friday, reiterated Obaseki-led administration’s commitment to Open Governance Partnership, OGP, in adding value to lives of the people in the State.

Omorogbe gave the assurance during a visit by the Executive Director, the Executive Director of the Africa Network for Environment and Economic Justice, ANEEJ, Rev David Ugolor, and the Edo State OGP Co-Chair (Non-State Actors), Mr. Leo Atakpu, at her office in Benin City.

According to her the Governor was disposed to signing the State Action Plan, SAP, but acknowledged some delays as a result of busy political activities, which the Governor is referring the draft SAP to the State Executive Council before it gets to him.

She also added that a number of judicial reforms embarked upon by the Governor Obaseki-led…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper