Sokoto professionals to support education, youth empowerment in 23 LGAs

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

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

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

national and international levels.Tambari-Yabo explained 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 Sokoto state.(NAN)