Lagos State Governor, his Excellency Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu reiterate his faith in the ability of young people as the future of the state and Nigeria as a country.
He made this reaffirmation today in a youth summit in Lagos State Nigeria, the Governor pay attention to young people across the state, the young people gathered together to attend a peace conference towards establishing a common platform to pursue peaceful resolution to conflicts.
The conference was organised by the Ministry of Youth and Social Development with the theme “Rebuilding for Greatness: Peaceful Conflict Resolution” the Governor said he listened to the conversations on how the youth can effectively channel their grievances to the authorities.
He further added thus “With young people’s commitment to peace, our state can now undergo a total healing process after the last year coordinated attacks on its public and private properties which also resulted in the loss of lives and livelihood.”
The Governor further put hope in the mind of the youths present at the conference he said this is the moment to create a common ground and take ownership of the future.
“Today is a day of reconciliation and it is about our teeming youths.” says the Governor.
He emphasized that the event is about aggregating all the conversations of the millions of youths that have been represented at the event.
Concluding the conference, the Executive Governor of Lagos State, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu later put smile in the face of the Youths by saying his government will continue to engage, build and work with young people. He said he will not give up on the youths as partners in progress and their ability to bring positive changes.