By Adebayo Joshua
The Nigeria Youth Decide has commence plans to hold Governorship Debate in Kwara State.
The NYD Kwara State Cordinator Daniel Ayantoye made the disclosure during an inauguration meeting of the Governorship Debate Committee today
Ayantoye said the debate which is to hold in Ilorin the state capital of Kwara State, is a replica of the presidential debate that is to hold in Abuja by the National headquarters of the organization.
National and State has provided a platform for candidates to present their proposed plan and policies to the general public.
Added that Youths are the largest population in the state and the country atlarge as such any governorship candidate that cannot build part of his plans and policy around them is not a credible candidate.
“Youth make the largest population in Kwara State and Nigeria as a whole. The Youth and the general public want to know what these candidates have to deliever. Not propaganda this time around. Are they been sponsored by a group of people for self-fish purposes or are they really passionate on alleviating poverty and ensuring the future is secured through involvement of youths.
While insisting that Youths must be involved in Governance through election and appointments, Ayantoye stated that it is one of crucial means of sustaining good leadership for the future.
Earlier Speaking on the Mission of the group, the Kwara State Coordinator emphasized that youth ambition should not be toiled with which why the group is targeted at ensuring Nigeria Youth’s interests is adequately protected.
While inaugurating the Committee members, Ayantoye admonished them to ensure the high level of responsibility in carrying out their duties.
“As Youths, we are the future of tomorrow we must not jeopardize our future from today. Youth are learned and must refuse to be used as thug at the expense of becoming great leaders, great entrepreneurs as well as great nation builders.
“This Committee will ensure adequate planning and holding of the Kwara State Governorship Debate. All NYD state executive while carrying out their state executive functions must also join up as members of the Committee to ensure effective implementation of all plans” He added
Among members of the Committee is the Publisher of Fresh Insight Newspaper Rasheed Akogun as the Chairman of the committee, Ibrahim Abdulrasaq Jeje as Secretary, Other members are Matthew Denis, Dosunmu Kamal Ashaolu, Animashaun Oluseyi, Abdulraq Ahmed El-Imam, Mosunmola Ayobami, Oluwaseun Ishola, Jimoh Abdulqudir, Aminat Babatunde, Adebayo Ishola, Patience Odife, Richard Oludare and host of others.