The former Sadr of MKA Nigeria, Comrade Abdul Qadir Abdul Rafii has been awarded as a “Youth Advocate” on the occasion of the Oyo State 4th Annual Youth Summit on the 9th of December, 2021 at the Prestigious Mapo Hall, Ibadan.
In his Keynote Speech, titled ‘Defending the Future: Youth Led Solutions for Building the Africa We Want’, Barr. Mutiu Agboke, INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner Oyo State charged youths to embrace personal development in preparation for nation building.
Alh. Engr. Prof. Sabitu Olagoke Ariyo spoke on ‘Energizing the Youth for Development Inclusiveness, Governance, Security and Employment’
A former member of MKAN, Ambassador Isiaq Popoola spoke at the panel session while a seasoned broadcaster, Bro. Olabamidele Abdulsalam aka Baba Olomi, a former MKAN Dila Qaid was awarded as the personality of the year for his service to the youth sector through the media.
In his remark, the Oyo state NYCN Chairman, Comrade Abd Salam Abd Qadri, who is also a member of the Majlis mentioned that the awardees have all at one time or the other performed meritoriously for the progress and development of youth in the country and were all well deserving of the award.
30 Majlis members drawn from 5 districts within Ibadan City were in attendance.