The Quarterly Meeting of the Governors of the States of Western Nigeria (SoWN) under the aegis of the Western Nigeria Governors' Forum, coordinated by the Western Nigeria Regional Body, DAWN Commission and hosted by the Governor of the State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, kicked off yesterday 4th November 2018 at the Osun State Government House and expected to end today 5th November 2018 with the Theme: "The IMPERATIVE of REGIONAL INTEGRATION".
The Director-General of DAWN Commission, Mr. Seye Oyeleye, made a Presentation at the kick off of the meeting. In his Presentation he updated the Governors on the Activities of the Commission and also stressed the need for more collaborative efforts in 2019.
The Chief of the United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) Akure Field Office, Southwest Nigeria, Mr Tejinder Sandhu, who made a presentation at the meeting yesterday, expressed the willingness of his office to partner with the Southwest States, in collaboration with DAWN Commission to tackle the high rate of Out-of-School Children in the Region.
The Group Managing Director of Odu\\\'a Investment Company Limited (OICL), Mr. Adewale Raji, is scheduled to make a Presentation to the Governors today
The Communique will be communicated at the end of the meeting.