...Congratulates Youths On International Youths Day
The chairmanship aspirant in Abeokuta South Local Government, Alhaji Shittu Kazeem Olanrewaju (SKO) congratulated the youths in the State, most especially in Abeokuta South Local Government on the commemoration with International Youth Day.
He also appreciated the gesture of the Ogun state Governor, prince Dapo Abiodun for the opportunity given to the youths to serve in his cabinet and the way he is engaging them on agriculture and other programmes on the way.
In line with this year’s theme: “Youth engagement for global action”, SKO added that, there is need to engage youths in all aspect of government activities, locally and internationally in order to witness unprecedented growth and development in our dear country because an idle hand is a devil tool.
He said, ''In considering the number of teeming youths in our state, most of which are graduates, artisans and skills persons full of energy who are ready to serve the state and the nation in all capacities; therefore, it behooves the leaders to engage us in all ramification for the desire results”, he stated.
The chairmanship aspirant further explained that, youths engagement will be of value, if; it starts from our grassroots where genuine and desire development are needed most.
According to him, doing this would place youths on vantage position to understand their people, community(s) and challenges plaguing them, from which national development can follow.
SKO therefore enjoined youths to shun any act of indiscipline capable of dragging the good name of the local government, State and Country at large through the mire.