Senate President rejoices with Nigerian child on Children’s Day



The of the Senate, Dr Ahmad Lawan, has felicitated with children as they commemorate year’s Children’s Day.

is contained in a statement issued by the Special Adviser on Media the Senate , Ola Awoniyi, in Abuja on Thursday.

The Day is set aside celebrate children and draw attention issues affecting them.

Lawal urged the authorities at all levels in the country recognise the critical of issues that affect the well-being, happiness and growth of the child.

He called on leaders to give issues on children priority in their plans and actions.

“On the occasion of the celebration of Day, I reassure children that the National Assembly will always accord their needs full attention in its legislative duties.

“This is by making laws that protect and their rights.

“I also want to use the opportunity of the occasion to appeal to states that have domesticated the Child’s Rights Act 2003 to do so in the best interest of the Nigerian Child.

“Let us all conscious of our to bring up our children with the right orientation and to bequeath to them a peaceful and prosperous society,’’ Lawan said.

The Senate wishes Nigerian children a happy celebration. (NAN)