Mr. Sunday Dare, the Minister for Youth and Sports, has stated that the recent #EndSARS protest in the country by the youths will never be in vain.
The Minister echoed this in a message to the youths to mark the National Youth Day which is today, November 1.
Read his full statement below:
”Today, on the occasion of the National Youth Day we showcase to the world 10 winners of the 60-day APP challenge competition and 5 young innovators in different fields. 15 youth who represent the lot and remind us of the power and potentials of our youth as a country.
“With the Protests that have occurred across the country Nigeria stands at the cusp of change in youth development. Already, that change has begun.What is needed is to deepen the youth initiatives and accelerate the onboarding of beneficiaries in a transparent and effectual manner.
“The protest of our youth shall not be in vain. It is time to engage government constructively. Come to the table. I say to the youth -Your time has come.”