20 Activists Selected For the Speak Up; Stand Out Program

Twenty selected activists from Abuja, the Nation’s capital city, Lagos and Enugu states are in a conference for the Speak Up, Stand Out (SUSO) program in Abuja. The meeting is aimed at addressing community challenges using four thematic ares such as Education, Employment, Governance, Security, and Peace. The organisers noted that, Young Nigerians are increasingly becoming aware of the issues facing their communities in particular and Nigeria at large. While a lot of the action and speaking out have been online, little have been done on the ground to drive…

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Shun Hard Drugs, Banditry — Minister

By Ebriku John Friday The minister of state power, Goddy Jedy Agba has warned Nigerian youths to stay away from hard drugs, banditry and armed robbery to create a greater and useful future for the younger generation. He spoke at the occasion of his induction into the hallmark of fame JARMAN MATASAN NAGERIA by the Northern National Youth Council of Nigeria. According to a press statement issued in Abuja Friday by the media aide, Mr Ofem Uket, the minister told the youths to be more committed to hard work as…

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RE: 2021 CORPS EMPLOYERS WORKSHOP: MISPRESENTATION OF STATEMENT

The attention of NYSC Ondo Management has been drawn to a report credited to an online medium stating that the NYSC has expressed worry over the high rate of drug abuse and addiction among Corps Members. The online report states that the State Coordinator, Mrs. Victoria Nnenna Ani ‘”lamented that the situation calls for concern, following the large number of Corps Members taking illicit drugs.” The statement was purported to have been made during the 2021 Corps Employers’ Workshop held in Akure. Management wishes to clarify that no such statement…

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