ONDO STATE GOVERNOR, MR. ROTIMI AKEREDOLU, DECLARES THAT THERE IS A NEED FOR GREATER PARTICIPATION OF THE YOUTHS IN NIGERIA POLITICS.
Written by miebaka ikiriko on July 15, 2021
Ondo State Governor, Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu, has declared that there was a need for greater participation of the youths in Nigeria politics.
According him, since the powers were not given on a platter of gold, youths must be determined and take positive steps that would ensure their inclusion in politics and governance.
Governor Akeredolu stated this at the Ondo State Progressive Youth stakeholders round-table discussion held at the International Culture and Event Centre, in Akure
The Governor enjoined the youths to be committed and remain focused while, seeking leadership positions by participating in politics.
He also challenged the youths in the state to chart a course for themselves without minding the influence of money-bags in politics be focused and committed to the spirit of patriotism by putting the interest of the country first and above personal interests.