…Assures Youth participation at Grassroots
By Egodi Nkiruka Okeke
The newly elected officials of the National Youth Council of Nigeria, NYCN, Orumba North Chapter, have held a strategic meeting targeted at promoting policies that will enhance youth participation in politics at the grassroots level.
The Coordinator of the Council, Comr Izuchukwu Okoli, together with his executive members, paid a courtesy visit to the Transition Chairman of Orumba North Local Government Area, Mrs Ify Obinabo, December 3, at the Local Government Headquarters, Ajalli.
Hon. Mrs. Ify Obinabo noted that the last Council Congress conducted in the local government was carried out successfully and pledged her unalloyed support to the National Youth Council of Orumba North.
Mrs Obinabo also made it clear that her administration would ensure that the youth council received every necessary support from the local government.
Speaking on behalf of the Youth Council, Orumba North, the Public Relations Officer of the Council, Comr Nkiruka Okeke, thanked the Transition Chairman for her assurance, and promised that the Youth Council of Orumba North was ever ready to assist in ensuring the growth and betterment of Orumba North.
The NYC executive also paid a courtesy call to the Secretary, Orumba North LGA, Hon. Mezieh Nwangene, who assured them of his willingness to work with the National Youth Council.
He said his office was open to the youths as he was also a former executive of the council. This was even as he promised to mould formidable youths that the future generations would be proud of.
The leadership of NYCN, Orumba North, also visited the Head of Service of the council, Hon. Chike, who thanked the NYCN for their good rapport with Orumba North LGA and charged them to come up with programmes and agenda that would be impactful to the generality of youths in Orumba North.