The Kwara State Representative at the Northern States Governors’ Forum Committee on Youth Engagements, Priorities and Inclusion in Governance, Mrs Adeyi Kaosarah (ABK) on Wednesday hold a Youth Town meeting in Ilorin.
The Youth Town Hall meeting which was held at Kwara Hotel Hall A, Brought together Selected Delegates across the 16 Local Government Areas in the State where they were given opportunity to air their opinions, suggestions and way forward on promotion of youth inclusion in Governance, Identify and Develop Platforms for Youth development and others which will in a great way FastTrack the growth and development of Kwara State and the country as a whole.
The meeting also featured a syndicate and Panel Session which intends to bring on board experts across different organizations in the state to discuss and provide insights on the areas of discourse.
The panelists at the event include :
Mr Okansanmi Ajayi (PRO Kwara Police Command) ably Represented by DSP Barr. Adekunle iwalaye, Mr. Toba Adeyeye (CEO Akots Prints), Mallam Nasir AbdulKadir (Human Capital Development Specialist), Mrs Rukayat Yahaya (Founder, Tamirah wellbeing initiative), Mr. Kehinde Kamaladeen (Youth Representative)
While Speaking at the event, The Kwara State Governor, Mall. Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq Commends the convener of the meeting for her initiative in developing the youths In the State.
Gov. Abdulrazaq also Commends all the panelists at the event for providing insights on their discourse, Charges Youth to develop ideas in moving the state Forward.
The Convener of the Meeting, Mrs Adeyi Abdulrazaq Kaosarah while delivering her welcome address Explained That the town hall meeting is Aimed to deal decisively with the first item on the list of the terms of reference (that is, to identify with Kwara Youth and work out various ways by which youth can be engaged at various levels)
She said The Youth Town hall meeting, is hope to work out different programs for Youth Development in the State, Identify and Develop different platforms for Youth Inclusion in Governance and chart a way forward for a better representation of youths in Governance.
However, Kaosarah Appreciate Youths Across the state for attending the town hall meeting, Said there Presents is an indication of the readiness of Kwara Youth in taking charge and responsibilities in issues and challenges affecting the future of the youths.
Some of the Youth delegates who speak with SHO PEN ONLINE after the Meeting Hailed the Convener of the Programme for creating an interactive session between the youths and Kwara State Government inorder to fast track the growth and development of the state.