Fayemi tasks FCC on national unity, integration


Kayode Fayemi

Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti has called on Federal Character Commission to focus more on deepening national unity and integration among the various facets of the nation’s diversity.

Fayemi made the call on Wednesday in Ado-Ekiti while receiving a team from the commission, led by its Executive Chairman, Alhaja Muheeda Dankaka.

The governor noted that Nigeria, with its diversities, including ethnicity, culture and religion, required a body like FCC for national unity and integration.

He commended the commission for utilising wide range of initiatives to manage the diversities.

Fayemi expressed the need for FCC leadership to address, in particular, the fundamental inadequacies in gender representation in the country.

He also reiterated the urgent need to promote inclusion in all national activities.

The governor said that he was excited that the commission, in addition to addressing issues of employment and positions in government…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper