The President of Nigerian Youth Congress , (NYC), Dr. Yakubu Shendam, has felicitated with Nigerian Muslims especially the Youths on the occasion of the Eid-el-Kabir celebration calling on them to emulate the holy prophet Mohammed.
Shendam in a statement made available to newsmen on Monday said: “I join the Minister of Youth and Sports Development
Solomon Dalung, to urge Nigeria youths to promote peace , love and continue to embrace religious tolerance which will promote peace across the country and enhance development.
“I call on Youths in the country to be our brothers keeper and should focus on building a strong relationship among ourselves and prepare our minds to impact positively on National Development by way of contributing our youthful ideas to the government.”
Dr. Shendam further stressed that, “If we turn away from been hired and used as thugs to carry out violence in our community, Nigeria will be a better place and government will be able to identify areas were to focus,so I am calling on our youth to join hands with government to change Nigeria once and for all.”