1 July 2011
PRESIDENT Goodluck Jonathan has described the youths of
Africa as the greatest assets of the continent for achieving its sustainable development.
This is just as he called for greater commitment from African leaders in productively engaging them and harnessing their immense potentials for the prosperity of the continent.
Contributing to the discuss, “accelerating youth empowerment for sustainable development,” at the 17th ordinary session of the Assembly of Heads of States and Government, at the ongoing African Union (AU) Summit, President Jonathan said Africa must harness the boundless and innovative energies of its youths into a positive force for change and development.
“The youths are the greatest assets of any nation. Not only are they future leaders, they are, indeed, agents for peace, stability and prosperity of