By Muhammad B Muhammad
The member representing Michika and Madagali federal constituency in the National Assembly, Honourable Zakariya Dauda Nyampa has decried the rate of unemployment in the country and advised youths to venture into entrepreneurship.
He stated this while receiving an award of excellence from the Student Governing Council (SUG) of the Adamawa State University (ADSU) Mubi at an event that held in the Multipurpose Hall of the institution, in Mubi.
The federal lawmaker pointed out that “each year, universities in the country produce over one million graduates but the vacancies for employment are about one hundred thousand” which he described as grossly inadequate.
He therefore challenged youths especially graduates to venture into skill acquisition training programmes especially farming by utilising vast agricultural potentials in the country to fend for themselves as government jobs are no longer readily available.
On the award of excellence bestowed on him by the ADSU SUG, Mr Yampa as an alumnus of the prestigious university expressed happiness with the recognition which he said will spur him to do more towards bettering the lives of his constituents.
He enumerated his achievements to include payment of scholarship allowances to students, building schools and furnished them with instructional materials and construction of a befitting Information and Communication Technology ICT centre in Gulak.
The legislator lauded Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri for according priority in the education sector as according him investing in the education is the only panacea towards developing the lives of youths for productivity.
The President of the ADSU SUG Mr Michael Kutte while speaking said the award was bestowed on Mr Zakariya Yampar alongside other alumni of the university for his contribution to the development of education in his constituency.
The Vice Chancellor of ADSU Professor Kalitapwa Farauta represented by Professor Ibrahim Saidu presented the award to the federal lawmaker among other alumni of the institution during the event attended by dignitaries and students.
Peace Day : NYCN Urges Youth To Foster Peaceful Coexistence
By Nyahama Japhet
As the world celebrate International Peace Day, the Adamawa State Chapter of the National Youth Council of Nigeria has urged youths in the state to embrace the vision of peaceful society advocated by the administration of Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri.
The NYCN in the state acknowledged the relentless efforts of the present administration under the leadership of the Governor Rt. Hon. Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri, for ensuring a peaceful administration in the state under his watch.
The State NYCN Chairman Ambassador Ajine Delo, in a statement maintained that the Governor has created an environment conducive for growth, prosperity and harmonious coexistence.
He called on the youth to key into the Governor’s peace mission by cultivating values of tolerance, respect, compassion, resolving conflict and fostering peaceful relationship with all and sundry.
“As we celebrate International Peace Day, the NYCN Adamawa State is calling on the youth to embrace the vision of peaceful coexistence often preached by the Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri.
“I urged you to be law abiding citizens by rejecting violence but instead seek peaceful resolution when faced with conflict”
He emphasized that by standing united in support of peace, the youth in Adamawa State can shape a brighter future for themselves and the generation to come.
ANAN Inducts ADHA Maj-leader Mamuno With FCNA Prestigious Fellowship Award
The Majority Leader Adamawa State House of Assembly and Member Representing Demsa Constituency Hon. Mrs Kate Raymond Mamuno, FCNA was on Thursday, 21st of September 2023 inducted as a Fellow Certified National Accountant (FCNA) by the Association of National Accountants of Nigeria (ANAN)
The highest decision making body of National Accountants was Founded in 1979, and Chartered by ACT NO 76 of 1993 Now CAP A26 LFN. 2004.
The Fellowship Award was bestowed on Hon. Mrs. Kate Raymond Mamuno at the 28th National Annual Conference held at the International Conference Centre Abuja, on Monday, 18th September to Thursday, 21st of September 2023.
The President and Chairman of Council of ANAN Dr. James Ekerare Neminebor FCNA, while conferring the Fellowship Award on the awardees stated that Hon. Mrs. Kate Raymond Mamuno and other awardees were carefully selected for the prestigious honour in recognition of their solid contributions to the Association.
While specifically acknowledging Adamawa Assembly Majority Leader’s dedication towards the promotion of the activities of the ANAN as well as the exemplary leadership qualities she has exhibited in her various careers, the President described Kate Raymond Mamuno as a Household Name to the Body.
He further urged her not to relent on her duties but strive to contribute more.
The Speaker of the 8th Adamawa Assembly, Rt. Hon. Bathiya Wesley on behalf of all other members of the House as well as Management and Staff of the Assembly, congratulate the Majority Leader Hon. Mrs. Kate Raymond Mamuno and wish her well in her present and future endeavours.
Fintiri Restates Support To Polo Tournament In Adamawa
By Muhammad B. Muhammad
Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri has restated the determination of his administration to support polo tournament to drive its economic impact for Adamawa State.
The Governor stated this when he received in audience national executives of Nigeria Polo Federation on a courtesy call in the Government House, Yola Friday.
Fintiri maintained that his administration will continue to invest in security for peaceful Adamawa, stressing that “most of the security challenges created by people are avoidable ones.”
The Governor thanked Lamido Adamawa, Dr Muhammadu Barkindo Aliyu Mustafa for making Adamawa the hub of polo games in Nigeria, saying the government will continue to give the sector a priority.
In his remarks, the President of Nigeria Polo Federation, Alhaji Nura Dangiwa commended Governor Fintiri for maintaining peace in the state which he noted has created enabling environment for the polo games to thrive.
While debunking the notion that polo game is meant for the rich and royalty, the President explained that the goal of the polo federation is to make the game more accessable and enjoyable to everyone.
He maintained that polo is a trending sport tournament that have the vibrancy of creating jobs for youths adding that if the sector is being harnessed properly, it will generate economic benefits for the country.
The national executives of Nigeria Polo Federation were in the state for the ongoing national polo tournament taking place in Yola which will be rounded off on Saturday, this week.
Highlight of the visit was presentation of polo sport kits among other gift to Governor Umaru Fintiri by the officials of the Yola Polo Club and Nigeria Polo federation.
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