The Anambra State Government has inaugurated the National Youth Council of Nigeria, Anambra State Chapter, thereby keeping to the goal of attending to the needs of the youth as one of the major pathways to the rapid growth and development of the state and society at large.
The inauguration of the NYCN Anambra State Chapter took place today the 13th of October, 2022 at Archbishop A.K Obiefuna Retreat and Pastoral Conference Centre, Okpuno.
Speaking on the theme of the event; Proactive Youth Leadership, the Solution For Economy, Peaceful and Livable Homeland,” the governor of Anambra State, His Excellency Professor Charles Chukwuma Soludo ably represented by the deputy, His Excellency Dr. Onyekachukwu Ibezim (King of the Street) described the event as apt and timely.
Dr. Ibezim who also doubled as the Chairman on the occasion eulogized the indefatigable youthful endeavors being exhibited by the members of the National Youth Council of Nigeria NYCN, Anambra State Chapter, and further, urged them not to allow the already glowing light of growth to diminish.
Among the dignitaries present on the occasion were; the House of Rep Member for Anambra East and West Federal Constituency, Hon Chinedu Obidigwe, State Chief of Protocol and Deputy Chief of Staff to Governor Soludo, Hon Chinedu Nwoye Glamour, Commissioner For Youth Development Anambra, His Youthfulness Hon. Patrick Agha Mba.
Also present were; the Commissioner For Agriculture Anambra, Dr. Forster Ezenwa Ihejiofor, the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Anambra Broadcasting Service (ABS), Chido Obidiegwu, among others.
Meanwhile, the newly inaugurated Chairman of the National Youth Council of Nigeria NYCN, Anambra State Chapter, His Youthfulness, Surve Emeka Obi on behalf of the members, expressed delight at the success of the event.
Recall that the National Youth Council of Nigeria is saddled with the core responsibility for policy formulation and implementation on issues bordering on youth.