Posts Tagged ‘Youth’

“FGM Can End Within Ten Years With Youth Participation”, UNFPA Quotes #Vision 2030

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon May 3, 2020
Nafisat Ujiop, Joint Program Coordinator on Eliminating Female Genital Mutilation, has called upon youths in countries affected by FGM to take advocacy action. Ujiop’s program is directly managed by United Nations Population Fund(UNFPA), the UN’s Sexual and Reproductive Agency. “If young people can be mobilized worldwide to help stamp out the practice of Female Genital […]

Grassroot Sports Development is our Priority-Sunday Dare

by Breaking Timeson September 12, 2019
By Sylvanus Ofekun Abuja The Minister of Youth and Sport Development, Mr Sunday Dare has said the ministry is prioritizing grassroot sports while exploiting other ways of reviving interest at that level because grassroot sports is investment in the younger generation. An interactive session with the Forum of State Directors of Sports held at the […]

“Youth are becoming relevant at all level of governance, mine a call to serve” ~ Ekezie Johnbosco

by Ikokwu Ikembaon August 1, 2019
As plenary began today at the Imo state house of Assembly with the state in high optimism with the list of nominated commissioners submitted to the Speaker by the Executive Governor of the state, HE, Emeka Ihedioha earlier in the week. The spirit in and around the assembly was seasoned with euphoria of hope as […]

Youth Blocks Vice President Osinbajo’s Convoy in Abuja.

by Breaking Timeson May 7, 2019
The convoy of the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo was on Tuesday blocked by aggrieved protesters along Umaru Musa Yar’Adua Expressway in Abuja. The protesters blocked the motorcade at Goza Village as the Vice President was heading to the airport. Gbagyi village residents had gathered on the airport road protesting the alleged invasion of their […]

Atiku Abubakar, INEC, Debates

My Minister of Youth will be less than 30 years-Atiku

by Breaking Timeson December 17, 2018
The Peoples Democratic Party Presidential Candidate Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, Monday, vowed to appoint a youth minister who is bellow thirty years and equally promised to run a cabinet of 40% youth representation. Speaking at a town hall meeting with youths in Lagos,Atiku Abubakar said, “I have pledged that 40 percent of my cabinet will be youths. […]

Leave Ugwuanyi Alone – Group Warns Mischief Makers

by Breaking Timeson August 5, 2018
A youth based group have issued a stern warning to those they have termed enemies of the people. Citing the Rumours of a possible defection of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressive Congress (APC) in wave of defections and counter defections across party lines in a build up […]