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Anambra youths are the most creative – Obiano

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Governor Willie Obiano has praised youths in the state, describing them as the best in Nigeria.
Obiano stated this at the 2018 Technical and Creativity Day organised by the Ministry of Youths and Creative Economy in collaboration with the Ministry of Basic Education held at Awka.

“We are here to witness the exhibition and the showcasing of great talents of the youth of Ndi-Anambra. Anambra is blessed with talented youths and needs to be encouraged. So many things have been invented and more will be invented by our youths. All they need is an enabling environment.

“Anambra youths are the most creative in the country and that is why more exhibition centres will be created, besides the state government will sponsor some of them abroad for further training.”

On the area of security, Governor Obiano added by saying ” In a short while, CCTV, which will serve as the invisible eye of the state, will be mounted in strategic areas of the state, such as streets and market places, in other to curb, fight and arrest law breakers. Anambra state will not only be the safest state in Nigeria but in Africa.”

Commissioner for Youths and Creative Economy, Bonaventure Enemali in his address expressed satisfaction over the success of the talent hunt, and thanked Governor Obiano for his commitment in transforming the lives of the youth of Ndi-Anambra.
Enemali who disclosed that the goal of the ministry is to discover, develop and deploy, said the programme had so far harnessed and discovered hidden talents in the state.

Prof. Kate Onenugha, Commissioner for Basic Education on her part urged youths with talents to avail themselves of the opportunity to be productive and make positive impact in the society.

The event which featured different crafts produced by students, also had performances by upcoming artists and also dance display from different dance group.

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