By Festus Ahon
UGHELLIâ€”Delta State Commissioner for Sports and Youths Directorate, Mrs. Omatsola Williams, has charged youths in the country to be alive to their role as vehicles for socio-economic development and the task of nation building.
Giving the charge in a broadcast commemorating this yearâ€™s International Youth Day Celebration, Williams commended the state governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan, for creating a conducive environment for youths to realize their potentials through the provision of small and medium scale enterprise loan scheme, and youths skill acquisition centres across the state.
Enjoining the youths in the state to reciprocate the gesture of the state government by way of creating a peaceful environment for investors, the commissioner urged them to be more responsible and law abiding to move the state forward.
She said this yearâ€™s theme, â€œSustainability; Our Challenge Our Future,â€ was apt in the light of modern days realities.