The present administration in Ogun State has reiterated its resolve to continue to deepen its zeal for the empowerment of the State’s teeming youths.
The State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, who stated this at the presentation of the year 2020 budget to the State House of Assembly in Abeokuta, explained that the empowerment will be through sports, creative arts, cultural activities, tourism and entertainment to further provide the impetus for moulding the youth as leaders of tomorrow, for the task of Nation building.
The Governor further explained that the launch of the Ogun State job portal was part of his administration’s commitment to ensure that graduates and those with Vocational skills were matched with potential employers and also provided with training opportunities.
Abiodun at the presentation said the State has been exceptional in the area of sport development by winning a total of 128 medals at the 2019 National sport festival, while the Gateway United Football Club has been well motivated to prosecute this year’s Nigeria National League with possible promotion into the Nigerian National Premier League (NNPL) next year.
Press Officer, Min. of Youth& Sports