Akingbaso’s Bill for establishment of Federal ICT institute in Idanre passes first reading
Member representing Idanre/Ifedore Federal Constituency, Hon Festus Akingbaso, today at the lower chamber, sponsored a bill at the plenary session with the title ” Federal Institute of Information Communication Technology, Idanre, Ondo State”
He said the move becomes imperative as the world is fast drifting towards technological advancement in proffering solutions to problems, mostly towards sustainable developments.
According to a statement by his Media Aide, Kelvin A. Babalola, the bill which is listed as the number 18 has passed its first reading.
Reacting after the plenary session, Hon Festus Akingbaso reiterated that information is a vital tool for technology, adding that any nation that wants to be at par with others must take it with seriousness.
He said the bill which when eventually signed into law, shall facilitate a tertiary institute in Idanre local government that will serve as a hub for infotech and other related technology.
He assured that, unlike the previous bills, this shall see the light of the day.
Earlier in the discharge of his legislative duties, he revealed, that two bills have been sponsored.
He, however, added that he is going to legislate with vigour and passion to bring smiles to the faces of his constituents.