Ekiti State Governor Dr Kayode Fayemi today Wednesday 10th July, 2019 inaugurated the Gender Based Violence Management (GBVM) and State Child Right Implementation Committees (SCRIC) at the Conference Hall of the Governor’s Office in Ado-Ekiti.
The Members of the GBV Committee include the Wife of the Governor, Erelu Bisi Fayemi who is the Chairperson, while the Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Olawale Fapohunda and sixteen others were inaugurated as members of the GBV Committee.
According to the Governor, the GBV Committee is saddled with the responsibility of enforcing laws and fighting against the menace of domestic violence in the State.
- The Team however had their first meeting immediately after the inauguration in the office of the Wife of the Governor.
Speaking after the meeting, Erelu Bisi Fayemi explained that the Committee deliberated on issues pertaining to the responsibilities of the Committee in terms of proffering solutions to the challenge of Gender Based Violence in the State.