The Youth Council of Nigeria, has conferred an award of excellence to the executive Director of Youth Growth Foundation in Abuja.
The National President of the organisation, Murtala Garba, during the award presentation on Thursday in Abuja, said salifu was bestowed with “Icon of Youth” title because he has demonstrated this in the course of his work.
He said to the teeming population of Nigerian youth, especially those of his state, the executive director “is not just a mentor but a role model, a personality with integrity and unique hallmark, which will for a very longtime define the phrase: ‘light at the end of the tunnel”.
On why we honour Him, He is really doing wonder in helping people. What he is doing has really motivated us to see him as a role model and a beacon of hope”.
Responding, the executive director youth growth, Dr Arome salifu, who thanked the group for the award, said the award would not
Have come at a better time when the country is in need of credible leadership.
Arome, advice youths not to be discouraged with the challenges facing country but to remain vigilant and focus and vote for the candidate that would managed their affairs.