Peace Corps lauds Arewa Youth de­ci­sion to re­view quit no­tice

Daily Trust - - NEWS - By Olayemi John-Men­sah

The Peace Corps of Nige­ria has de­scribed the de­ci­sion of the Arewa Youth to re­view the quit no­tice given to Igbo as a wel­come de­vel­op­ment.

The Na­tional Com­man­dant of the Corps, Dr Dick­son Akoh gave the in­di­ca­tion af­ter a con­sul­ta­tive meet­ing of stake­hold­ers of the Na­tional Youth Coun­cil of Nige­ria in Abuja.

Akoh who said there was no need for the dis­in­te­gra­tion of the coun­try, ap­pealed to elders of other re­gions to en­gage their youths in dis­cus­sions that would en­gen­der peaceful co-ex­is­tence.

He also called for con­tin­u­ous con­sul­ta­tion that would lead to sus­tain­able peace in the coun­try, as well as en­able youth to take their right­ful place in gover­nance.

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