The joint meeting of the youth coalition of National youth council of Nigeria, Anambra North chapter, Ohaneze ndi Igbo youth wing and Supreme council of Omanbala youths held on 22nd June in Akili Ozizor the country home of the Most distinguished Senator Princess Stella Oduah saw the gathering of the best brains and capable youths in attendance. This remarkable event was officially kick started with a lecture/seminar tagged Good Governance.
The facilitator Mr. Emeka stressed on the importance of participation of youths in politics since they are the avenue of entrenching good governance and its sustenance.
He stressed that politics is as important as life itself and that the youths on whose shoulder lies the burden of politics must rise to the occasion. He enjoin participants to understand that process of voting is not optional but a civic responsibility of every Nigerian. He admonished the Youths to be agent of good change and ensure good governance and representation must be compensated since one good turn deserve another.
He urged Anambra North youths to identify with Senator Oduah as she remains a very dynamic senator since the 8th Assembly.
The seminar was shortly followed by an interactive session between the youths and distinguished Senator Princess Stella Oduah, Prior to the section Distinguished senator Oduah lamented the poor close to hopeless state of Nigerian Youths owing to the high unemployment rate and underemployment, poor economic situations which hinder youth entrepreneurs amongst others.
She however adviced the youths to embrace Agriculture as its a sustainable means of livelihood and the main diver of economy of Kenya and some other African countries. She categorically stated that the senatorial zone is naturally endowed with arable land and water resources which support productive agriculture.
In a separate speech the member representing Ogbaru II in Anambra state house of Assembly, Hon. Sir Somto Udeze admonished Anambra North Youths to seize the various government intervention programs in agriculture to ensure we maximize our chances as Ndi Anambra North.
During the interaction session some of the participants threw questions to Senator Princess Stella Oduah which the distinguished senator addressed most diplomatically, rolls and rolls of encomium and appreciation was heaped upon the senator for her efforts in the red chambers and her relentless efforts in affecting the lives of Ndi Anambra north both with capital projects and human capital development.
The high point of the occasion was the official unanimous adoption of Distinguished Senator Oduah as the candidate of the youth wings mentioned above in 2019/senatorial elections led by the state chairman of Ohaneze Ndi Igbo comrade…
This resolution the groups arrived at was in respect to the written agreement of the Omambala, Onitsha North and South and Ogbaru areas of the zone. The youths however resisted any push to identity with any power bag since such could destroy the political understanding in the zone.