Sokoto professionals to support education, youth empowerment in 23 LGAs

A group of professionals from working across the globe, pledged to support education and youth empowerment across the 23 areas in the state.Mr Zayyanu Tambari-Yabo,

Coordinator of the group, told newsmen in Sokoto that their target was to enable the youth get access to and skills.According to him, the intervention will enhance security, food production, qualitative education and healthcare, as well as businesses that will propel progress and development in the state.He added that their focus to build the capacity of the youth to contribute more meaningfully to national development.Tambari-Yabo said the group had up a council to drive its agenda of encouraging youth in the state to engage in profitable ventures.

According to him, the group will support those from less privileged families in different ways.He explained that the group had floated avenues for collaboration, training and career opportunities youths at local,

national and international levels.Tambari-Yabo explained that the body comprised professionals and experts in energy, academia, law, health, engineering, businessess and others areas, desirous of stimulating growth and development of the youth in .(NAN)