Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Ganduje says he has spent N5 billion naira in establishing a skill acquisition centre for youths in the state and over 400,000 youths have been trained in various skills in the last five years.
He stated this on Saturday while delivering an address during this year’s International Youths Day celebration organized by the Ministry of Youths and Sports Development in Kano. The theme for this year’s event is “Youth Engagement for Global Action”.
He stated that youths have been trained in skills including automobile technicians, carpentry, welding, tailoring and other vocational skills.
“We have spent N5b in constructing the Dangote Ultra Modern Skills Acquisition Centre and have also trained 400,000 youths in various skills including automobile technicians, carpentry, tailoring, welding and others.” he said