The Nigerian Youth Parliament, NYP has commended Kano State for initiating programs geared towards youths development in the state.
The Speaker of NYP Rt.Hon Mubarak Mijiyawa gave the commendation in a remark at Africa House in Kano State Government during a dinner organised by the state Acting Governor Dr. Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna on Tuesday 31st December, 2019.
He said ”the administration of Ganduje has initiated many youths programs that will go along way in combating the menace of youth restiveness, thuggery, drugs abuse and other social vices”.
Mijiyawa added that ”other sectors were not left behind, roads projects, health, education and human development, the administration also done hence deserve accolades”.
He solicitated for support and collaboration from the state government and called on other parliamentarians to be at fore front in publicizing the activities developmental programs of Kano State.
Earlier speaking the commissioner youths and sports Kabiru Ado Lakwaya expressed joy over the level of maturity exhibited by the young parliamentarians during their stayed in the state.
Responding the Acting Governor, Dr. Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna thanked the Federal Ministry of Youths and Sports Development for honouring the state to host the first sitting of the Nigerian Youth Parliament.
He expressed optimism that ”the motions and deliberations of NYP will be beneficial to the youths and we will look into some of them and how to incorporate them and make sure that are translated into full laws”
The parliamentarians were entertained by different groups Hausa traditional performers and musical interludes.
The state government also presented gifts to parliamentarians, official of the Federal Ministry of Youths and Sports Development, Director Bills of the National Assembly among others.
Below are some pictures of the Senators: