By Kelechukwu Iruoma
Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna state has lauded the National Executives of the Organization for Global Youth Peace, Empowerment and Development Initiative, OGYPEDI, over its programs geared towards the sustenance of Peace, youth empowerment and the overall development of Kaduna state and Nigeria.
El-Rufai said this when the OGYPEDI team in its three-day visit to Kaduna paid the governor a visit at the government house.
El-Rufai who was represented by the Commissioner for Youths, Sports and Culture, Hon. Daniel AmuzeDanauta said: “I thank you for the visit and the role OGYPEDI is playing in championing peace, youth empowerment and advocacy for good governance.”
He said the state government through the ministry was ready to support and partner with OGYPEDI on various areas of developmental and capacity building projects.”
The North West Coordinator of OGYPEDI, Amb. Mark Ayasal who spoke on behalf of the National Coordinator, Mr. Japhet Omene, commended the Hon. Commissioner for his visionary and exemplary leadership which he said has been felt through various programs and key intervention of the ministry under his watch.