Nigeria – The Yewa People Development Council, YPDC, is now sets to inaugurates its local government chapters.
Indication to this development is contained in a statement issued by the Council.
According to the statement signed by Prof. Rahamon Bello as the Chairman and Pst. Bamidele Obafemi Akinola as the Secretary General the inauguration is in accordance with Section 2.4.3 and 188.8.131.52 of the MISSION AND OBJECTIVES OF THE COUNCIL and Section 4.4.11 as encapsulated in the approved constitution of the Yewa People Development Council (YPDC).
It is stated that the inauguration will be done by the Paramount Ruler of Yewaland, who is also the President of the Board of Trustees of YPDC, HRM Alayeluwa Oba Kehinde Olugbenle, as follows:
1. Imeko-Afon Local Government Chapter on Saturday 3rd December 2022 at 11.00am at the palace of the Onimeko of Imeko in Imeko-Yewa.
2. Yewa North Local Government Chapter on Saturday 3rd December 2022 at 3.00pm at the palace of the Alaye of Ayetoro in Ayetoro-Yewa.
3. Ipokia Local Government Chapter on Sunday 4th December 2022 at 1.00pm at the palace of the Onipokia of Ipokia in Ipokia-Yewa.
4. Yewa South Local Government Chapter on Sunday 4th December 2022 at 4.00pm at the Private Palace of the Olu of Ilaro and Paramount Ruler of Yewaland in Ilaro-Yewa.
Yewa People Development Council (YPDC) is a creation of the Yewa Traditional Council for the coordination of the effective development of Yewaland, serving as a Council of all Development-oriented organisations in Yewaland.
YPDC is a not-for-profit organization approved and registered by the Corporate Affairs Commission of the Federal republic of Nigeria (CAC) with the certificate Number 160967 dated 30th Day of June 2021.
The sole purpose of YPDC, in general, is to prevent social exclusion and promote social inclusion and community strengthening through supporting, developing and promoting UNITY within and among YEWA communities and YEWA based community managed organisations which focus on community development, social inclusion and community-focused services as well as promote effective development of Yewaland.
Expected at all the events venues apart for the Paramount Ruler, The members of the Board of Trustees of YPDC and the Members of YPDC are: All the Alayeluwas, the Kabiyesis in the Local Government, the Press and the members of the media, notable sons and daughters of the affected Local Government and members of the general public.
“This is an epoch making event for the development of Yewaland: To incorporate the Yewa people all over the world irrespective of their location, into one body of people with common goal and aspirations.
“To promote unity amongst the Obas and the Traditional rulers of Yewaland.
“To promote unity with love and good understanding among Yewa people in any way possible.
“To bring forth initiative programs that will promote the people of Yewaland.
“This is the next stage of the expansion of YPDC to the grass roots in the various communities”, YPDC said.