……as State Government promised to support the Nigerian Youth Congress
The Chairman of the Governing Board of Nigerian Youth Congress, (Dr.) Mallam Yakubu Shendam met with Governor Samuel Orton who was ably represented by the Commissioner for Education, Prof. Dennis Ityavyar in Markudi, Benue State Capital.
The Governor while receiving the delegations applauded the giant stride and effort of the leadership of the Nigerian Youth Congress in repositioning the youth constituency in Nigeria.
The Governor disclosed that NYC is the best thing that had happened to the Nigerian Youth. He appreciated the leadership and charged them to do more to give leadership to the Youth of the Nation.
“We now have an organised Youth Congress that we in Benue state can work with because we are tired of the crises in the other youth organization. Thank you so much for stopping by in Benue. We now have a state structure that will be submitted to you and we hope that your team will come to Inaugurate them soon.
We are ready to work with you and we will support all the activities of the NYC in Benue state.
Dr. Yakubu Shendam used the opportunity to appreciated the Governor and promised to hasten the date for the Inauguration of the State Executive.
The delegations will be led by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Youth and Students Affairs, Chairman and Members of the Governing Board, President and Members of the National Executives of the Nigerian Youth Congress are expected to grace the occasion.
Nigerain Youth Congress is a coordinating Youth body under the supervision of the office of the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Youth and Students Affairs.