Connect with us


IYD 2022: Focus on building better Nigeria, FG tells youths



171935E4 27BC 4796 AC12 DB468032B912

The IYD is celebrated annually on August 12 to bring youth matters to the attention of the international community and also celebrate their heroics as well as potentials in various areas.

This year’s IYD has the theme: ‘Intergenerational Solidarity: Creating a World for All Ages’.

ALSO SEE:  Court adjourns ASUU case to September 19

In a statement on Friday, Sunday Dare, minister of youth and sports development, charged the youths to shun all forms of vices that are unfavorable to the growth, stability, and socio-economic development of the nation.

ALSO SEE:  Herbalist breaks into Osun graveyard, steals human head


The minister described the youth as the most active component in the demography of Nigeria and urged them to use such vantage position positively by being self-reliant and employable.

According to him, the government would not relent in its efforts to train and empower the youths.

ALSO SEE:  CONUA, NAMDA are illegal – Falana

This, he said, would allow them to compete favourably with their contemporaries on the global stage.


 571 total views

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Website Designed by Ideas Digital Media
need help?
need help ?
Scan the code
Hey, let's talk about Promotion 🤓