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Commonwealth Youth Senior Officials Arrive In Ghana for National Youth Day Celebration

A deputy Chief Executive Officer at the National Youth Authority (NYA), Mrs. Akosua Manu has revealed that Commonwealth Youth Senior officials are in Ghana for the National Youth Day celebration slated for Tomorrow, Friday, 1st November 2019.

The celebration will involve the National Youth Parliamentary session, Also, discussions on the theme “Ghana Beyond Aid; The Youth Factor,” will be aired on the various media outlets and the NYA Youth Purity day will be observed.

The day is set aside by the Africa Union Commission to promote an increased awareness and recognition of young Africans as critical agents of positive change and Ghana the National Youth Authority(NYA) the government agency mandated to regulate and coordinate Youth Development activities.

Before the celebration, there was deliberation on policy recommendations and progress made at Commonwealth Heads of Governments Meeting (CHOGM) and the 91st “Commonwealth Youth Ministers Meeting (9CYMM).

Donations were made to vulnerable groups like orphanages, persons with disabilities as well as widows in the respective regions.

Source: Kofi Atakora/

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