Speakers of state Houses of Assembly in the South-West geopolitical zone on Monday gathered at the Lagos State House of Assembly for discussions aimed at the progress of the zone.
This was made known by the Media Assistant to the Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Eromosele Ebhomele, on Monday.
The gathering comes a few days before the Abuja meeting of the Conference of Speakers of State Legislatures in Nigeria where a national chairman is billed to emerge.
State Speakers at the meeting hosted by Lagos Speaker, Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa, include Rt. Hon. Taiwo Oluomo of Ogun, Adebo Ogundoyin of Oyo, Adeoye Aribasoye of Ekiti, Adewale Egbedun of Osun, and Olamide Oladiji of Ondo.
The Speakers held a closed-door session after which Obasa told journalists that different issues relating to the growth and progress of Southwest were discussed.