Cross River Youth Parliaments inaugurated Yakurr local government Parliament..
This offered young people across the 13 wards of Yakurr Local government to add value to their constituents through deliberation on Government policies and programs that affects young people directly in their local government and most importantly adding value to the system by proffering solutions to their immediate problems.
The election of the Yakurr local government Parliament leader took a twist as it was a consensus, where Hon. Ebong Emmanuel U. emerged The Leader Of Cross River Youth Parliaments, Yakurr Local government Parliament from biko biko ward..
INAUGURATED HONOURABLE MEMBERS WHERE
Hon. Arikpo Obaseotah Ejukwa
Hon. Williams Okoi Ani
Hon. Eyong John. Eteng
Hon. Igri Sunday. Etim
Hon. Edet Moses Okoi
Hon. Ubi. Ubi Okon
Hon. Johnson Ofem Ibor
The Leader of Yakurr Local government Parliament gave his acceptance speech by pleading with his colleagues for maximum supports in order to succeed and grow together all for the betterment of the people of Yakurr Local government..
Rt. Hon Gideon Mbukpa Gave his opening remarks about the important of extending the Parliament to grassroots just to create more awareness of legislation to all constituents and giving young people the needed platform to understand the need to build capacity, develop strength and deliver on this mandate through speaking out for young people in their respective wards and most especially educate them that Parliament stands apolitical in her activities and programs..
Hon. Emmanuel Ekpenyong spoke on the need to show capacity on the responsibility given to them
Hon. Emmanuel Omang spoke on the need to speak out on youth related issues like Cultism, unemployment, political thuggery etc
THOSE IN ATTENDANCE WHERE
Rt. Hon Gideon Mbukpa, Speaker Of Cross River State Youth Parliament
Hon. Emmanuel Ekpenyong, Chairman on Education and Caucus Chairman of Southern Senatorial District
Hon. Emmanuel Ogar Omang, Chairman on Security and Caucus Chairman of Central Senatorial District