NAKSS inaugurates new EXCOs
The National Association of Kwara State Students, National Headquarters, has inaugurated its recently elected President, Comr. Musa Muhammad Mancha, and other executive members to run its affairs for the next one years.
In his inaugural speech, Comr Mancha reaffirm his commitment towards representing the best interest of students and not playing politics with their welfarism.
He said the new challenges before his administration is to bring the students closer to the government and ensure a smooth relationship between the duo by continuous soliciting for parternership and understanding through peaceful dialogue.
“We shall pursue our full measure of happiness as students. In accomplishing these, we solicit continuous partnership and understanding with Kwara State Government and managements of tertiary institutions through dialogue, as this administration will not play politics with the welfare of students.”
“You would agree with me that our association has gone through difficult moments, owing to vested interests. But today, I put it to you that these challenges are real, serious, and enormous. They may not be met in a short while but certainly, a journey of a thousand miles begins with a step.”
“Today, we have chosen hope over fear, the unity of purpose over conflict and discord. We have come to proclaim an end to grievances and deceits.”
“Henceforth, we must pull ourselves up by our bootstraps and begin the work of remodeling our noble association for everywhere we look, there is work to be done,” he said.
He, therefore, promised to restructure the Association by embarking aggressively on developmental agendas just as he pledged to solicits for the government supports and understanding.
The welcome remarks was done by the Speaker, Kwara state House of Assembly while the Public lecture, on social media and youth political participation in Nigeria, was delivered by the national Publicity secetary of All Progressive Congress, Mall. Bolaji Abdullahi and Mustapha H. Olarewaju Bakare (FCA).
Dignitaries present at the ceremony includes; A Gubernatorial Aspirant in the forthcoming general election, Amb. Fatai Yahaya Seriki, the HOD, department of Architecture, University of Ilorin, Arc. Salihu You. Sulaiman, and an Honourable Member, Kwara State house of Assembly, Hon. Adam Ishiaku Guyegi among numerous others.