Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has called on Nigerian think tanks to support policy makers, and champion the right course toward providing workable solutions for national development.
Osinbajo gave the advice at a round-table on Strategic Think Tanks in Nigeria in Abuja.
Osinbajo, who was represented on the occasion by his Special Technical Adviser on Economic Matters, Akin Soetan, said the position of think tanks was relevant to the development of any nation.
According to him, think tanks must enhance their relevance and provide workable solutions, by collaborating with policy makers.
Theme of the programme, organised by the National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies was entitled: ‘Re-positioning Think Tanks for Effective Engagement in Public Policy.’