Youths in Kwara State have expressed their appreciation for Governor Mall Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq’s inclusive policy for youth engagement.
The commendation took place in Ilorin, the state capital, during an event held to mark the National Youth Day.
During the event, Sola Rahman, CEO of Sola Rahman Brand, and Aileru Olamilekan Mikail, an official with the anti-drug agency, NDLEA, individually praised the governor for fostering youth inclusion in his administration.
They highlighted the opportunities provided to young people and praised the governor’s youth-friendly programs.
Governor Abdulrahman AbdulRazaq, represented at the event by the Speaker of the Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Salihu Danladi, emphasized the administration’s commitment to prioritizing youth interests and promised sustained meaningful engagement.
The governor noted the shift in celebrating Youth Day, remarking on the youths taking the initiative in organizing the event. He expressed confidence in the changing narrative and positive strides among the youth, assuring continued efforts in contributing to youth development.
The event, characterized by panel discussions and success stories from young entrepreneurs in fields such as technology and entertainment, showcased the achievements of these individuals.