The Nigeria Peace Corps (Establishment) Bill which has brightened in the 9th National Assembly, especially in the House of Representative who adopted to reconsider and resolve the committee of whole without being commence de-novo
The Bill which was reintroduced will the bill Number. HB. 17 and was Sponsored by Chief Whip, How. Muhammad Tahir Monguno the First Reading in the House of Representative
With the new development of the bill the House of Representative re-introduced and re-gazetting of the bill, the house of representative has unanimous to reconsider the bill in the committee of whole is in pursuant to Order, rule16 of the National Assembly Standing Order, the Bill was passed by the previous Assembly should recall which would be the glory of the 9th Assembly
The Nigerian Peace Corps Bill, it was overpowered passed by the two Chambers, the House of Representative and The Senate they both pass the bill in the last Assembly 8th Assembly. National Assembly is to give statutory backing to the existing Peace Corps of Nigeria with a core mandate to Develop, Empower and provide gainful Employment for the youths, facilitate Peace, Volunteerism, Community Services, Neighbourhood watch and Nation-building; and for other Related Matters.
Furthermore, The bill was reintroduced by the Amb. Dickson Akoh, who was the National Commandment of the Peace Corps of Nigeria, The commandment commends the effort of the Speaker of House of Hon. Demi Hakeem Gbajabiamila. Representative, and the whole house.
The National Commandant, pleaded all members to exercise claim and remain steadfast, All member should keep their hope alive, The word of God on Peace Corps will be come reality.