House of Reps set to hold Inaugural Legislative Open Week

The 10th House of Representatives is set to host its inaugural Legislative Open Week from Wednesday, July 3, to Friday, July 5, 2024.


Themed “Improving Inclusion through Citizens Engagement,” this event aimed to promote an open parliament and enhance citizens’ participation, in alignment with Agenda 6 of the People’s House Legislative Agenda.


“As we commemorate 25 years of uninterrupted democracy in Nigeria, the Legislative Open Week provides a platform for reflection and forward planning.


Dignitaries expected include:

– Special Guest of Honour: H.E. President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, GCFR;

– Guest of Honour: Senate President Godswill Akpabio, CON.

– All State Governors, diplomats, stakeholders, and citizens are invited.

– The Chief Host is the Speaker, Rt. Hon. Abbas Tajudeen, PhD.


“This Open Week is a significant step towards strengthening our democracy by enhancing citizens participation in the legislative process,” Speaker Abbas remarked in a statement heralding the event.


Members of the public are invited to participate by registering via or by contacting Jerry Uhuo, PhD, at [email protected] or 08033278068.


This initiative is supported by the Policy and Legal Advocacy Centre (PLAC) and Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung.

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