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Babangida advise youths: Be vanguards of national development

Former Military President, Gen. Ibrahim Babangida, has in the face of the current harsh economic situation in the country, advised youths and Nigerians at large to embrace education, entrepreneurship and policies that could eradicate poverty and enhance national development. IBB who dwelt on the role of youths in tackling the challenge of massive poverty in the country said, if the country is to successfully reduce the current level of poverty, they must be actively involved in governance; social change, societal values and ethics and economic activities , irrespective of religious/political affiliation.

The former president said this when an NGO, ‘Forward Nigeria Group’ led by its National Coordinator, Barr. Alex Edim, presented him an outstanding award of the ‘Father of Nation Building, at his hilltop residence in Minna. Appreciating the group’s gesture, he advised the President Muhammadu Buhari’s government to embrace and collaborate with progressive-minded organisations in order to foster economic growth and unity in the country.

IBB commended the formation of the group and promised to monitor its activities closely to enable them achieve their sole goal of moving Nigeria forward.

He said, “I commend you for your laudable effort aimed at moving Nigeria forward and I promise to dedicate my time to closely monitor your activities from now on to help you achieve this goal.
The group’s national cordinator, eulogized the former president, and enumerated his achievements while in office to include the creation of MAMSER, DIFFRI, FRSC, Peoples Bank, Better Life for Rural Women among others.

Edim said, “Nigerians can not forget your impact on the nation and the various agencies you established. I can boldly say that their impacts are still being felt all over the nation.”

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