Youths in Oshodi, Shogunle and Mafoluku areas stood agog on Thursday when the National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN), Oshodi-Isolo Local government branch celebrated the 2021 International Youth Day in a colourful rally.
The rally enlivened the areas with music and youth-oriented awareness programmes about the potentials and roles of youths in transforming the food system as initiated by ECOSOC Youth Forum (EYF) 2021.
Initially, the programme was unveiled by the Mayor of Oshodi-Isolo Local Government Authority, Otunba Kehinde Oloyede Almoroof; represented by the Council-Manager, Alhaja Balogun Latifat. But on the arrival of the executive committee members led By the Coordinator of the body, Comrade Ewetade Monsuru and other teaming youths from the rally; Otunba Kehinde Almoroof Oloyede a.k.a Kendoo received them with appreciation and promise that he won’t disappoint them.
Accompanied by his Vice, Hon. Mrs Modupe Badmus-Aregbe and
other staff of the local government, Oloyede said: “We will empower the youths to be able to achieve their potentials”.
On his part, the Coordinator, Comrade Monsuru Ewetade commended the council chairman and his staff for their kind gestures and supports towards the youths in Oshodi.