Delta State Scout Council of The Scout Association of Nigeria celebrated 2018 Africa Scout Day in Asaba Delta State of Nigeria With a One-day Capacity Building Workshop on Sustainable Development Goals - SDG’s on Thursday 29th March 2018
One Day Capacity Building Workshop on Sustainable Development Goals - SDG’s to mark the 2018 Africa Scout Day 2018 in Delta State, Nigeria
The Senior Special Assistant to the Delta State Governor on Youth Development, Comrade Hope George, has said that good upbringing is the key to good leadership and responsible citizenship.
Comrade George said this today in Asaba, the capital city of Delta State while presenting a keynote address at the Delta State Scout Council one-Day Capacity Building workshop on Sustainable Development Goals - SDG’s to mark the 2018 Africa Scout Day celebration in Delta State of Nigeria.
The SSA said for you to be a responsible leader of tomorrow, you must have a good moral upbringing, adding that voluntary organisations such as the Scout movement has helped to build a lot of leaders.
He commended the Scout leadership for working in line with the United Nation 2030 Agenda and the SMART Agenda of the Okowa-led administration of Delta State Government.
The Governor’s aide who is a member of the Management Committee of the Delta State Scout Council, called on parents/guidance to allow their children join voluntary youth organisations instead of secret societies.
Comrade George informed the gathering that His Excellency, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, The Executive Governor of Delta State has inspired the younger generation through his SMART Agenda.
The Celebration which was themed: “Uniting Young People Through Scouting,” witnessed the investiture of the Honorable Commissioner for Youth Development, Delta State, Chief Oghenekaro Ilolo as Patron of the Delta State Scout Council.
The investiture was performed by the Chief Judge of Delta State, His Lordship, Hon. Justice Umukoro Marshal who is also the State President of the Delta State Scout Council.