The University of Ibadan Student Representative Council   (SRC) held its 4th annual legislative summit on Friday 17th March, 2017 at Trenchard hall.

The theme for the summit was “Legislation, the Optic Lens in Solving the Problems of our Nation”. 

The speaker of the house Rt. Hon. Onifade Bello gave the opening remark and according to him, the theme of the summit is very important in solving the problems of the country if adhered to.

Mr. Oyegunle Paul, Chairman, Planning Committee said that the legislature is not the most visible arm of government but it plays a crucial role.

The guest speaker of the summit Barrister Ola Adeosun stated that the legislative arm of government is strategically placed. “The best you can expect from an executive without a people thinking legislature is failure. For us to have a real democratic experience, there must be a vibrant legislative arm in place” Barrister Adeosun said.

Distinguished individuals present at the summit are: Hon. Folorunsho Bamisaye; Chief Whip, Osun Sate House of Assembly, Dr Lafenwa from the Department of Political Science, Dr A.O Lawanson from the Department of Economics, Mr Ojo Nifemi the Students’ Union President.