The chairman of the South-East Governors’ Discussion board and Ebonyi State Governor, Chief David Umahi yesterday tasked youths of the area to show away their minds from pursuing what based on him is ‘a mindless agitation’.
Umahi, who made this recognized on the grand finale of the 2021 version of college Sports activities Competitors for Major and Secondary Colleges within the state, which passed off on the Pa Ngele Oruta Stadium Abakaliki, stated it was higher to stay in a single Nigeria.
In line with him: “We have to redirect the minds of our youths into onerous work, into vanity, into believing in themselves, and believing that no matter conditions they’ve discovered themselves, they will flip the state of affairs round for his or her profit. That is the agitation that we want.
“Though we’re financially challenged, however we want these sporting actions to upturn the minds of our kids from ineffective and mindless agitations. The true agitation that we want, is to safe the way forward for our kids; and that’s what our authorities is doing.”
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He, nonetheless, urged youths of the State to not interact in criminality within the guise of agitation.
“These our fathers that witnessed the civil warfare, they’ve unhappy tales to inform us after which our prayers, we are saying, might that not occur in our land once more in Jesus title,” he stated.
Umahi congratulated the profitable groups for his or her resilience and introduced that one other model of the competitors would resume in November this yr to permit the State to harness budding abilities in Sports activities.
“I’m so excited with what we’re seeing, and this aid is in all honesty wanted by us, our kids they’ve thrilled us, this feat shall be repeated in November, it shall be extra strong.
“In the entire of November, we will be celebrating the grace of God upon our administration, the success of our Governance and the folks of Ebonyi State,” he stated.
He additionally introduced the graduation of Dave Umahi Tertiary Establishment Video games throughout the Tertiary Establishments within the State as a method of discouraging the youths from indulging in useless agitation.
The governor additionally revealed his preparedness to make use of 3000 civil servants and empowerment of 3000 Ebonyians earlier than the expiration of his administration.
“Within the months forward, we’re going to make use of 3,000 civil servants; we’re going to empower 3,000 folks. We’re de-emphasizing appointments,” he acknowledged.
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