By Our Correspondent
A renown Katsina vocational training center established by late MD Yusufu , former Inspector General of Police from 1975-1979, which he established in 2001 is to celebrate international Youths Day on Thursday, 12 th August,2021.
This was contained in a statement issued by the coordinator of the center, Malam Muhammad Danjuma Katsina.
During the occasion, the center established to train youths on various jobs and skills acquisition is to graduate another set of trainees on various skills .
The graduation ceremony will be for trainees that graduated from 2019 to 2021.
As usual, some of the graduates that distinguished themselves from the center will be provided with start up capital while highlights of the ceremony Will be lecture presentations by eminent personalities.
The ceremony is the 19th and 20th since the establishment of the vocational training center twenty years ago.
In the past, eminent personalities have been attending the graduation ceremony of the vocational training center and lectures delivered have served as roadmap for agenda setting in the fight against youths restiveness.
Those who attended such graduation ceremonies in the past include the former president of Nigeria, Late Alhaji Umar Musa Yar’adua, the former CBN Governor, Alhaji Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, former president of Court of Appeal, Justice Umar Abdullahi (walin Hausa), former Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission- EFCC, Hajiya Farida Waziri, professor Danjuma Maiwada fomer VC alqalam university ,Wazirin Katsina, Alhaji Sani Abubakar Lugga and former Vice Chancellor of Umar Yar’adua University, Professor Idris Isah Funtuwa among others.
The graduation ceremony will take place at the conference Hall of Katsina state Secretariat complex at 10 o’clock in the morning.
The theme of the ceremony” the role of youths in security and political stability in Nigeria.
Prominent personalities expected at the graduation ceremony include the incumbent vice Chancellor of Umar Musa Yar’adua University, Professor Sanusi Mamman, a prominent politician, Dr Rabe Darma, Dr BABANGIDA albaba. De Ahmad adamu,Dr Abu sabe, and Special Adviser to the Governor on Security,Mallam Ibrahim Ahmad Katsina among others.
Representatives of 57 NGos and cbos had accepted to attend.
The chairman of the occasion is Ajiyan Katsina, Alhaji Lamis Dikko, an entrepreneur and a politician per Excellence.
The Guest of honour is Walin Hausa, Justice Umar Abdullahi CFR
The Special Guest of Honour is the Katsina state Governor Alhaji Aminu Bello Masari CFR, the Dallatun Katsina and Mutawallen Hausa.
The chief Host and convener of the ceremony is the Katsina state chief Judge, Justice Musa Danladi Abubakar who is also a member of the Board of Trustees of the Katsina vocational training center.
While the royal fathers are emir of katsina and Daura.