Lawyer Justin Kodua Advises Youth To Take Advantage Of Gov’t’s Job Opportunities
The Chief Executive Officer of the Youth Employment Agency, (YEA), Lawyer Justin Kodua Frimpong, has urged the youth to take advantage of job opportunities that the Akufo-Addo led government has initiated.
According to him, the youth of today are lucky to have a visionary government and a President that has rolled out several initiatives such as Planting for Food and Jobs, Rearing for Food and Jobs, One-District-One-Factory and other economic activities.
“We are very lucky as the youth of this country currently today because we have a visionary government and a President who has come out with several initiatives such as Planting for Food and Jobs, Rearing for food and jobs, one-district-one-factory, and various economic activities. We cannot sit as youth unconcerned, we need to be citizens to play an active role in the various opportunities that is available,” he told Oheneba Nana Asiedu on Wontumi Radio and TV.
Lawyer Justin Kodua Frimpong reiterated the Agency’s readiness to ensure that YEA beneficiaries who exited the modules and those who are under current modules are trained with entrepreneur skills and are supported with start-up capital to start their own businesses.
According to him, after a year of intensive training of the YEA beneficiaries, business ideas that are deemed innovative enough will be supported with seed capital from the Presidential Business Support Fund.
He noted YEA is also to ensure the vision of President Akufo-Addo who has always made it clear that job creation, particularly for the youth is always an integral part of his government is accomplished.