Urhobo youths under the umbrella body of Urhobo Youth Council has inaugurated Comrade Festus Otesiri Igherebuo, the former youth president of Okere Urhobo community in Warri South Local Government Area of Delta State as their new worldwide president in Okuokoko, Okpe Local Government Area of Delta State.
Speaking during the inauguration, Igherebuo said Urhobo Youth Council under his leadership has three-point agenda which are; youth empowerment, security of the Urhobo Nation and re-building the unity between the elders and the youths.
According to the newly-inaugurated president, ”Youth empowerment is the cure for insecurity. We will create more skill acquisition centres, entrepreneurship training and back-to-school campaign that will make our youths acknowledge and accept education.
“The council under my leadership shall fight insecurity in Urhobo land to a standstill in collaboration with of our Governor and security agencies.
“Urhobo Nation is best known as a land of investment, we will also ensure we give the investors a level play field to do their businesses by so doing urging other investors not to neglect the development of Urhobo land” he added.