by ‘Ifreke Inyang
The Honourable Minister of Youth Development, Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi has unveiled the new website of the Federal Ministry of Youth Development. The web address is: www.youthdevelopment.gov.ng. The site is simple in design and easy to access, with links such as About us, Resources, Opportunities, Programmes, Media Centre, Contact us, etc.
The Minister has been proactive in solving some of the Nigerian young people’s issues. He is one of the brains behind YouWin Programme, a collaboration of the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Communication Technology (CT), and the Ministry of Youth Development. YouWin has launched an annual Business Plan Competition (BPC) for aspiring young entrepreneurs in Nigeria, in line with the Federal Government’s drive to create more jobs for Nigerians. The programme is implemented in partnership with Nigeria’s private sector.