ILARO-YEWA – In a powerful testimony to the value of empowering the next generation, HRM Oba (Dr) Kehinde Gbadewole Olugbenle (MFR, FNISV, ESV), the Olu of Ilaro & Paramount Ruler of Yewaland, has officially endorsed the upcoming Yewa Youth Leadership Conference, a premier event dedicated to nurturing the leadership potential of young minds.
The conference, scheduled to take place from September 13-15, 2023, will bring together young minds from across Yewa communities to foster a platform for personal growth, learning, and community development.
This endorsement was consolidated when members of the Conference’s Central Planning Committee visited the Paramount Ruler at his Private Palace in Ilaro-Yewa, Ogun State, on Thursday, August 17, 2023.
“It’s an honour as the Olu of Ilaro and Paramount Ruler of Yewaland, to officially endorse the Yewa Youth Leadership Conference.
“I want to use this opportunity to invite all youths across the entire breadth of Nigeria who are all sons and daughters of Yewaland to ensure that they are part of this august and the first Yewa Youth Leadership Conference.
“I also want to enjoin all our people to support and ensure this leadership summit becomes a huge success,” Oba Olugbenle submitted.
The Paramount Ruler also disclosed his financial contribution to support and ensure a successful and impactful event.
The Youth Leadership Conference organizing committee extends its gratitude to His Majesty for his invaluable endorsement and commitment to nurturing the leaders of tomorrow.
Through thought-provoking sessions, motivational talks, and interactive activities, participants at the Youth Leadership Conference will be empowered to embrace challenges, drive positive change, and contribute meaningfully to their communities.
The conference is also poised to become a pivotal moment in the lives of Yewa youths.
The conference will feature an array of distinguished speakers, including captains of industry, educators, and motivational figures who have demonstrated exceptional leadership in their respective fields.
The event will feature topics such as community development, entrepreneurship and security.