Governor Fayemi Takes Step To Address Challenges Facing Youths In Ekiti.
Governor Kayode Fayemi has called on youths to adopt new ways of solving the numerous challenges confronting their development in Ekiti State.
Dr. Fayemi made the call while inaugurating an 18-man committee on Youth Development in Ado Ekiti, the state capital.
The Governor explained that youths must be able to contribute to the socio-economic and be the agents of positive change in the society.
He emphasized that the Committee would assist the Government in driving its goals and objectives in the areas of youth development.
Governor Fayemi who was represented by his chief of staff, Mr Biodun Omoleye said, the initiative would harness the potential embedded in youths and help them to build competence, confidence, compassion as well as character for the betterment of the society.
The Governor noted that his administration was addressing youth challenges through various intervention programmes and policies in agricultural, commerce, education and sport development.
Governor Fayemi is the chairman of the committee.