The Hon. Commissioner Ministry of Entrepreneurship Development, Mr Iliya James has yesterday received Members of Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Fellows Foundation, Adamawa State at his office.
Speaking earlier, the Hub-leader, Dogara Iliya said they were at his office to congratulate him over his appointment as Honourable Commissioner of the Ministry which have direct bearing with youths in State. He said the rate of unemployment in the state is high, hence the need to provide means of self reliance so as to reduce total dependency on Government.
He therefore called on the Hon. Commissioner to organize a forum that will bring youths together in other to be enlightened on the need for self reliance.
Responding, the Hon. Commissioner, Ministry of Entrepreneurship Development, Mr Iliya James commended the youths for taking a bold step in trying to reduce the rate of unemployment by enlightened the youths.
The Commissioner said the His Excellency, the Executive Governor of the State, Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri is ready to change the standard of youths in Adamawa. He has promised to organize an avenue that youth in Adamawa will be enlightened in the need to be self reliance, urging all to support the Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri administration for better development of Adamawa state.