President Buhari Declares Nov. 1 As National Youth Day.
Youths in Nigeria will now celebrate their resilience, achievements and raise awareness on their plights on 1st of November every year as President Muhammadu Buhari approved the day as National Youth Day in Nigeria.
The Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, disclosed this on his Twitter handle on Wednesday, September 2.
According to the minister, the President made this known during the Federal Executive Council meeting.
His tweet reads
”Today, President Buhari in Council approved November 1st every year as the National Youth Day to celebrate, draw attention to and find solutions to the issues that affect the Youth. Mr. President as again demonstrated his commitment to supporting youth-focused policies. Thank You.”