President Muhammadu Buhari today approved the declaration for November 1st be celebrated as National Youth Day in the country.
According to the Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, the President made this known during a Federal Executive Council meeting on Wednesday.
Announcing that the day has been set aside for the celebration of Nigerian youths, Dare tweeted,
“Today, President Buhari in Council approved November 1st every year as the National Youth Day to celebrate, draw attention to and find solutions to the issues that affect the Youth. Mr. President as again demonstrated his commitment to supporting youth-focused policies. Thank You.”