As the youth across the globe celebrate the year 2021 international youth day, Nigerian youths have been advised to be focused and dedicated to the process of building a virile nation.
The admonition was given on Thursday in Lagos by the chairman of Oshodi-Isolo local government, Otunba Kehinde Almoroof Oloyede, in his goodwill message on the 2021 international youth day.
Oloyede while speaking with members of the National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN), Oshodi-Isolo local government chapter, at a rally to commemorate the day, used the occasion to reiterate that his administration will be youth friendly as he will embark on youth re-orientation and empowerment in his domain.
The council boss popularly known as Kendoo commended the youth for being part of his success story, especially during the election that made him the council boss, he promised he won’t disappoint them and that his administration will give adequate attention to youth development.
He said, “on this year’s international youth day, let me salute the commitment, loyalty and honesty of the Nigerian youth. Our youths are focused and determined and as a government, we shall ensure proper re-orientation of our youth and we will empower them to be able to achieve their potentials. Let me reiterate that for the country to progress and prosper, it needs sincere, hardworking and focused youth, who are ready to change the country for the better.”
“On behalf of the government and good people of Oshodi-Isolo local government, I felicitate with our teeming youth on the occasion of year 2021 international youth day. As a government, we are with you and we will always support you to achieve greatness. You are our future and our future must be protected,” he concluded
In his response NYCN Oshodi-Isolo Coordinator, Commrade Monsuru Ewetade, appreciated the chairman for associating with the youths and for his youth focused agenda.
“We appreciate you sir formguvennus audience and considering us part of a peaceful and meaningful society development, we promise to remain resolute in doing our best for the development our communities and Oshodi at large” he said.