IPAC Advocates Active Participation Of Youths In Politics

The Inter Party Advisory Council, IPAC, has charged the Nigerian youths to get more involved in politics.

This is contained in a statement signed by the National Legal Adviser of IPAC, Mr. Chukwudi Ezeobika.

“The time has indeed come for our Youths to be actively involved in the political affairs of the Country by being Stakeholders in political affairs and not just on the social media or pages of the newspapers” Mr. Ezeobika advised

It advices the Youths to uphold and defend their rights as enshrined in the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria 1999 (as amended)

The statement says the legislative arm of government has done its own part by passing the Not Too Young to Run Bill, adding that the youth should take advantage of the legislation to get engaged in politics.

It further advised youths not to relent and sit back, expecting things to fall in place, but rather be proactive and be more engaged as they have a lot to contribute ‎to the development of the country.

“As we mark the awareness day designated by the United Nations on Youth’s relevance in nation building, we call on all Nigeria Youths to uphold and defend their rights as enshrined in the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria 1999 (as amended)”

It states that IPAC will, as a matter of duty, continue with programmes and policies that will enrich active participation of the Nigerian Youths in politics.

The Inter Party Advisory Council of Nigeria formally observes the purpose of the International Youth Day, which is to draw attention to a given set of cultural and legal issues surrounding Youths.

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