We Are Poised To Redirect The Focus Of Our Youth — Ifiokobong Akanimo : Latest News and Entertainment Gist Globally
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The Chairman Planning Committee of Save the Youth Conference 2022, Comrade Ifiokobong Akanimo, has said that the main aim of their campaign is to redirect the focus of our youth and impact their lives positively.
Akanimo said this today November 24, 2021, during a Press Briefing held at CityBet corporate office located along Stadium Road, Eket.
He said from inception, Save the Youth Campaign has Influenced youth to become responsible citizens, saying it has also make them have a place in the society.
“Save the Youth Campaign has make our youth have a place in the society. What God and our parents gave to us, it is time for us to give back to the society,” Akanimo said.
He further stated that the time is no ripe for us to build capacity so that in future we won’t have a story to tell but a future to share, saying life will be transform as a result of Save the Youth campaign.
He stressed that the best way to change a person is to work within, noting that 2022 edition of the conference will focus on educational and business development.
The former EKSA President further stated that there must be mental shift, as the campaign will touch the brain of our youth to see the future and dare it. He mentioned that they will also lead serious campaign on rape and cultism.
“In 2022, we will work with different NGOs to fight against cultism and rape,” he emphasized.
The Headline Sponsor of Save the Youth Conference 2022 and CEO of CityBet, Mr. Iboro Titus, in his remarks said that every normal human being is significant in the society, hence God does not look down on anyone.
He stated that he will always identify with anything that has to do with human development, saying that was why he said an emphatic yes to Save the Youth call.
“We are developing human beings, and should be happy to actively involved in human development programs.” He added that with the consistency of developing human capacity, the results of Save the Youth Campaign is not farfetched.
Highlighting the achievements of the Campaign, the Project Manager, DJ Ibu, said Save the Youth has given out scholarship to youth, bought free JAMB forms to students which was supported by Sen. Akon Eyakenyi, visited CRAN orphanage and provide them with roof to cover their head, provide them with beddings, drilled borehold to serve the centre while 20 mattresses, food items were also donated to the imnates.
The Secretary, Save the Youth Conference 2022, Comrade Emmanuel Inyang in his speech said finances has been one of their greatest challenges, calling on well meaning citizens and organizations to partner with them to leverage of the challenges confronting youth in our society.
The vision carrier, Isaac Nice, in his opening remarks said Save the Youth Conference in it’s four years of existence has redirected youth to the right path and will continue to impact society positively.