The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, has said that the protest of the Nigerian youth shall not be in vain.
Dare, who also called on the youths to engage government constructively, stated the time has come for the youths to excel.
The Minster made this known through a statement on his verified twitter handle on Sunday.
He said, “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.”
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.
— Sunday Dare (@SundayDareSD) November 1, 2020
“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,” he said.