The Speaker of Ondo State House of Assembly, Right Honourable, (Prophet) Oleyelogun Bamidele David has commenced A 2-Week Acquisition Training Programme for the unemployed youths of Ifedore Local Government Area of the State.
The Speaker who’s concerned with the geometric growth of unemployment in the State has decided to collaborate with Best Solution Polytechnic, Akure – (a private entrepreneurial training centre) to train young people particularly from his constituency in; integrated farming, poultry, fishery, piggery and soap production.
The Deputy Governor, Alfred Agboola Ajayi who represented Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN at the short ceremony to kick off the programme commended the speaker’s gesture. Ajayi said that the State Government was determined to reduce the rate of unemployment in the State.
” Mr Speaker I must commend you. As you already know, the Akeredolu led Administration in Ondo State is determined to eradicate unemployment in the State and we have started various youth empowerment programme.
” I’m sure you’re aware of our ‘Youth On The Ridges’ and other Agri-business programmes that we are rolling out. We’re not going to stop at training; we’re going to empower successful candidates”, he added.