The Akeredolu led Administration in Ondo State Government has reiterated its commitment to creating a viable platform and business environment for youths to thrive through entrepreneurship development in the State.
This was made known by the Executive Governor of Ondo State, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu. SAN who was ably represented by the SSA Youths Empowerment, Mr. Lincoln Afolabi Ojo, while delivering the opening address at the
Ondo State Youth Empowerment, Employment and Integration Stakeholders Engagement at the International Event Center, DOME Akure on the 24th of September 2021
According to Mr.Mr. Lincoln Afolabi Ojo, the Ondo State Government through the Office of the Youth empowerment is purposeful with coordination, design and promotion of innovative strategies and programs for overall youth development in the State.
He also explained that the goal of the Ondo State Government is for youths in the State to reach their full potential and become healthy productive adults. In his words, ” We support programs and initiatives that enable our youth to build their strengths and core competencies, garner important life skills, harness potentials and become entrepreneurs as well as create solutions to challenges”.
Also addressing stakeholders at the event, Miss Peace Odili, SA on Innovation and Partnerships to Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu.SAN also stated that the State Government has prioritized youth development and empowerment through technological advancement and innovations.
Also present at the event are Mr. Summi Smart Francis (SA Entrepreneurship), Mr. Ayomikun Olugbode (Adviser GIZ) and Mr. Lulu Fawehinmi