Honourable Saluadeen Kabeer Adebayo, Councillor representing Ward 4, who is also the majority leader of Saki West local government area of Oyo state has empowered youth in Saki with digital skills.
Hon. Saluadeen through his foundation, Hope Never Dies (HND), trained about 160 youths for three weeks on Content Creation, Data Analysis, Crypto currency, Interior Decoration, Make up, Graphics Design, Web Development and Digital marketing.
The lawmaker while speaking with newsmen at the grand finale of the youth empowerment program and 4th Anniversary of his foundation on Saturday, in Saki said Hope Never Dies has become a beacon of opportunity, illuminating the path towards a brighter future for youth in four years.
He also noted that the training program reached new heights, covering an array of skills vital for success in the digital age.
The majority leader also organized a quiz competition for secondary school students in Saki West local government.
Islamic High School, Saki emerged the overall winner, Distinct Model College, Saki emerged first runner up while Command Science Secondary School, Saki was the second runner up. The schools went home with 30,000, 20,000 and 10,000 naira respectively.
Also, the overall best student in science class was Adesina Oluwafadekemi, overall best student in art class was Gbadegesin Ifeoluwa while overall best student in commercial class was Adeniji Juliet Ikeade all from Sharon Rose College, Saki. They were given 10,000 naira each.
Similarly, two of the trainees were given mini laptops while others went home with some goodies.