Notable Youths of Orhionmwon Local Government Areas of Edo State, under the auspices of Orhion Express, has lauded the Edo Commissioner for Youths and Humanitarian Affairs, Hon. Chris Enehikhare for repositioning the Youths Ministry which they described as highly instrumental to the growth of any society.
The Grassroots mobilization and Social Media Influencing group (Orhion Express) gave the commendation earlier yesterday when they paid the Commissioner a courtesy call at his Benin City Office, adding that the developmental stride piloted by the number one Youth of the State cannot be overemphasized.
Speaking on behalf of the group, the Senior Special Assistant to Governor Obaseki, Comrade Jonathan Osas Okunbor said the youths are overwhelmed with the empowerment and developmental initiatives flagged off by the Commissioner who hails from Orhionmwon Local Government Area.
Okunbor however said the main purpose of the visit was to familiarize with the Commissioner as well as salute him for his developmental stride since he took over the Ministry of Youths and Humanitarian Affairs, adding that the historic celebration of the just concluded World Youth Day was a sign that the ministry has gotten it right. “Not to mention the upcoming Boot Camp, which tends to empower another sets of youths” he added.
The CEO of Mega House Tv, Comrade Goodluck Osama Ogbeide However informed the Commissioner that Orhion Express is readily available to work in synergy with the youth ministry in quest for adding their experience to better Edo State in terms of Human Capacity Building, Empowerment for social development.
Meanwhile, the group reinstated and declared their support for Governor Godwin Obaseki, describing him as “a man of peace” and non-sectional leader, who has entrenched good governance and created an enabling environment for peace, politics without bitterness, development and businesses to thrive in the state, adding that they remain faithful and loyal to the Wake and See Technocrat.
Responding to the group, Hon. Enehikhare appreciated the youths for the trust reposed in him which culminated the visit, as well as commended them for standing firm with the Governor, adding that the People’s Democratic Party, for which he had earlier served as the Party’s Publicity Secretary remain unshakeable, re-echoing that the PDP is waxing stronger daily.
The Commissioner further assured the group of his mindset to operate a people oriented policy and consistently embark on initiatives which tend to empower and orient Edo youths, adding that the ongoing ‘Boot Camp’ was a rips of the iceberg. Enehikhare thereafter charged the youths to remain prepared ahead of the 2023 General election, i ensuring that PDP secures victory from the wards, local Government, State, to Federal level.