Tinuade Babalola Adejuyigbe, Africa’s Youngest Female Regent, Visits Nwulu
NaijaNews reports that Hon. Nwulu Hosts Africa’s Youngest Female Regent, Commended for Not-Too-Young-To-Run Act
Hon. Tony Nwulu, a former House of Representatives member, hosted the 23-year-old Regent, Her Royal Majesty Tinuade Babalola Adejuyigbe, Adele1 of Iboropa Akoko Ondo State, at his Abuja residence on Wednesday.
Tinuade Babalola Adejuyigbe, who was crowned Kabiyesi at the age of 16, is Africa’s youngest female regent.
She came with her entourage to thank Hon. Nwulu, a former governorship aspirant in Imo State, for sponsoring the Not-Too-Young-To-Run Bill, which was passed by the Ninth National Assembly and later signed by President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019.
The Traditional Ruler praised Hon. Nwulu’s tenacity, resilience, and commitment to ensuring that the legislative framework for youth participation in the country’s political firmament is implemented.
Hon. Nwulu in his comment expressed gratitude to Her Royal Majesty Tinuade Babalola Adejuyigbe over the visit, reiterating his unalloyed loyalty to the traditional institution.
He said he shares the same vision of mobilizing the youth constituency in occupying a centre stage in the country’s political stage, even as royalties, the traditional institutions are expected to provide the moral guidance towards a greater Nigeria.
Hon. Nwulu had earlier played host to the National Youth Leader-Elect of the opposition People’s Democratic Party, PDP Hon Suileman Kandede Muhammad along with his entourage at his Abuja residence.
The young politician had also come to express appreciation for the role of Hon. Nwulu played in bringing to fore the potentials youths wield in the country’s leadership.
He pledged to offer maximum support to the young PDP National Youth Leader-elect in his policies and programs.