Delta Youths, activists lashes Okowa over appointment of 75yrs old as SA on youth Devt

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Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa

Richards O. Richards—Warri
In what many described as attempt of insensitivity of Delta State governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, Delta youths social activists at the weekend lashes Delta State governor over the appointment of a 75 years old Apostle Bemidele Otuburu as Special Adviser to the Governor on youth development.

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PDP Chair, Kingsley Esiso and Okowa 75yrs old SA on Youth Devt.

This is coming at the hill of the “Not young to rule” a call for preparatory platform for youths to be in corridor power, but Gov. Okowa defied the call and appoint 75 years old man as his SA on youth development, a development that spark off mixed reactions among Deltans who took to their social accounts and twitter handle to lashed Okowa.

Delta youths under the aegis of Youths Advocates, Not Too Young to Rule, Social crusaders, also bemoaned the decision of Gov. Okowa, stressed that the governor was still being insensitive to the global trend of preparatory platforms for youths in the society.

Our correspondent gathered that the appointment of Mr. Bemidele Otuburu was influenced by the State Chairman of the Peoples’ Democratic Party, PDP, Kingsley Esiso, gathered that upon issuance of the appointment letter, Mr. Bemidele went to pledge his loyalty to him at his Sapele residence.  

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