Comrade Ayodele Adewale, Chairman of Amuwo Odofin Local Government Area of Lagos State, has noted that Nigerian youths are the cornerstone to societal transformation.
He made this assertion, as a guest speaker at the All Progressives Congress (APC’s) Youth League Democracy Congress and Symposium, themed “Youth: An Agent of Change in Democracy”.
Comrade Adewale who was represented by the Supervisor for Works in Amuwo Odofin Local Government, Comrade (Engr.) Valentine Buraimoh, averred that “it would be a grave error, punishable by posterity, for any generation to undermine the peculiar opportunities of its youths.”
He stressed that youths have a greater role to play on national development.
The local government boss while speaking further stated that the role of youths in national development is sacrosanct to the whole developmental processes of any society.