ACEPA Trains Acting ECOWAS Secretary General, Mr. K. Bertin Some

ACEPA received Mr. K. Bertin SOME, the acting Secretary General at the ECOWAS Parliament, who attended a training program offered by ACEPA on “Challenges and Relevance of Parliamentary Committees”.

Our Executive Director Dr. Rasheed Draman who led the training focused on areas such as;
•Reviewing legislation
•Reviewing and approving the budget and expenditures for the execution of governance
•Scrutinizing governance activities, policies and programs, assessing whether they meet the intended objectives of legislation, policy frameworks and development plans
•Vetting and approving executive appointments
•Providing a platform for public participation in the execution of specified business.

The team members together with Mr. Somé had a roundtable discussion on issues of parliamentary interest, particularly on how the #ECOWAS parliament can strengthen its committees, take advantage of #emergingtechnologies, as well as issues of Climate Change.