Government has invited Young Abians, Youth Civil Society Organizations, Youth in Political Parties, Student Bodies, Interest Groups, Youth Leaders and members of the Public to submit short and concise memoranda of not more than five hundred words on issues that will improve Nationwide Youth Development.
A release endorsed by the state Focal Person, Social Investment Programme and Senior Special Assistant to the Governor, Mr. Chinenye Nwogu names the topics to include: Wealth Creation, Social Safety and Employment, Education, Digital Economy, Sports Development, Creative Industry and Hospitality as well as Security and Governance, adding that participants can choose to write on one, some or all the issues listed but must ensure that their submission will not exceed five hundred words.
The Release enjoined interested participants to send hard copies or electronic copies of the memorandum on or before the twenty-second of this month, adding that oral presentations on the day of the public hearing will be scheduled according to the memoranda submitted to the secretariat before the date of the Public Hearing.
According to the release, Memoranda and other correspondences to the panel should be addressed to Abia State Social Investment Office, Administrative quarters, Government House, Umuahia, E-Mail, firstname.lastname@example.org, 09021648834, and Twitter#AbiaYouthEngagement.
It stated that the memoranda can also be addressed to Ministry of Youth and Sports development, School Road Umuahia, National Youth Council of Nigeria, Youth House, State Secretariat, Ogurube Layout, Umuahia.