16 July 2021 by Anosike Ohuka
Nigerian Youths have been advised to make use of empowerment programmes by governments and some non governmental organisations to become self reliant.
A Guest speaker,Mr Chukwudi Ozalla gave the advise at a security forum organised by the Department of State Service, DSS, in collaboration with International Standard Centre, for Development (ISCD)on negative effects of Kidnapping and Banditry,Youth Deradicalization as a Panacea for Youths in Gwagwalada Area Council of the FCT.
Mr, Ozalla who noted that youths are proned to acts Inimical to national growth urged them to desist from some acts.
In his contribution, the Area Commander of the Nigeria Police NPF, Gwagwalada Command represented by the crime officer, Superintendent Jonah Okeky said Nigerians should provide credible information to police and others security agents to enable them reduce crimes to the bearest minimum.
Earlier the convener of the occasion, Mr komolafe Damisi who noted that the growth of the Country laid on the youths, Stressed the need for them to be productive and be on the vanguard of peace and national unity.
In their separate messages, Representatives of (DSS) Nigeria security and Civil Defence Corps and the Correctional Centre, urged youths to resist being used by politicians or opinion leaders to commit evil in the society.