Airtel Partners Lagos to Empower Youths at International Workshop


Airtel Nigeria has partnered the Lagos State Ministry of Youth and Social Development to commemorate the 2016 International Youth Day in line with its commitment to empower youths and create platforms to help them achieve their dreams.

 With the theme: ‘The Road to 2030: Eradicating Poverty and Achieving Sustainable Consumption and Production’, the annual International Youth Day is a day designated by the United Nations to enable governments all over the world draw attention to issues surrounding youths.

 As its supports to the state government, the Airtel facilitated a one-day leadership training workshop held at Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) building in Ikeja, Lagos yesterday.

Flagging off the workshop, Director of Corporate Communications and CSR of Airtel Nigeria, Emeka Oparah, noted that the company is passionate about creating opportunities to empower Nigerian youths and committed to partnering relevant governmental agencies in order to help the young Nigerians actualise their goals and fulfill their professional and business endeavours.