Ace Nigerian Footballer, Mikel Obi, has harped on the necessity for youth management in Nigeria whereas on a courtesy go to to Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi on Sunday in Abuja.
Obi mentioned that it was time for the Youths to return out and take management positions throughout all boards for the betterment of Nigeria.
He pledged help for Bello’s political aspirations, including that youths needs to be given an opportunity to get the change Nigerians clamour for.
He additionally lauded Bello for his achievement in Kogi within the areas of safety, healthcare, infrastructure, schooling and agriculture.
The soccer star famous that such efforts when impacted at the next degree would convey additional growth for Nigeria.
“It’s an honour for me to lastly meet his Excellency personally in spite of everything the nice issues I’ve heard and examine him from not simply the folks of Kogi State however from Nigerians
“My most important purpose is to return right here to indicate my appreciation and to thank him for all of the issues he has been doing for the folks and in addition to help him in no matter future political positions he needs to enter.
“I’ll prefer to be there to help him, to be there by his facet by this journey for him to realize no matter he needs which is for the betterment of Nigeria,” he mentioned.
Obi mentioned he was hopeful that Yahaya and himself might work collectively as group to realize success.
“What higher individual to guide the youths than him, as a result of he has been doing all these good works and that’s the reason I’m right here to see no matter manner I can are available.
“To get the youths collectively to know and see how we are able to make issues higher for our nation and the way we are able to align to realize all that”, Obi mentioned.
Responding, Bello thanked Obi for the go to and his pledge to help the course for youth management.
He reiterated that it was time for the youths to take the chance that had offered itself.
He thanked the ace footballer for lauding his efforts within the state, noting that the safety and welfare of his folks and Nigerians remained his precedence.
The governor famous that when there was political stability in a rustic, financial prosperity and growth could be achieved.
He urged Obi to make use of his voice and his platform to advocate and name on youths to vie for management place to alter the present narratives in keeping with the present realities.
“We are able to all the time come from our consolation zone to help one another.
“If we don’t take cost we’re going to blame ourselves tomorrow. The chance has come and it’s now, not a second later.
“So you’ll combine with us, not simply because the famous person, Mikel Obi, however as one who might be in tune with what is going on at residence politically.
“Within the western world, as a result of they’ve political stability that’s the reason there may be security and safety,” the governor mentioned.
Bello mentioned as a result of there was security and safety outdoors the nation, the financial system was secure which was why everybody was dashing there.
“We are able to as properly do similar. First financial stability that may assure safety and security after which each different factor will comply with.
“Even whether it is simply to speak, you have got tens of millions of followers, our achievements are on-line the place you possibly can click on, take your time to undergo.
“Whenever you undergo, ship it by your social media handles and inform your advocates and allow them to see it”, Bello mentioned.