This was said by the governor at a Youth Empowerment Programme organized by the "Eleniyancare Leadership Foundation over 1,000 youth drawn from across state.
"I personally ask Nigeria youths this question when you say Nigeria did not employ but have you ever think maybe you yourself can employ? And if yes what are you skills then silent reign!!!
Let find skills if you can't find your personal one! "
The empowerment programme is entitled: "Unlocking the Potentials Within: Making your Ideas Work."
The programme is convened at the instance of Mr Segun Olulade, Chairman, Lagos State House of
Assembly Committee on Health Services.
The governor, who was represented by Prince Babatunde Durosimi-Etti, said that the fund would soon be released to only deserving creative entrepreneurial youths as loan.
"His Excellency has said that the disbursement procedure of the fund would soon be out.
"I am aware the board had met with various institutions, they have completed their processes, and they are just putting finishing touches to it.
"There will be opportunity for start offs. There will be opportunity for existing artisans and entrepreneurs and in addition, there will be opportunity for small businesses.
"Ideas, creative and innovations are the
prerequisites, opportunities are there, and if you look around your environment the opportunities
"It is going to reach every Nigerian that is eligible; that is creative irrespective of the business area. You just need to be creative.
"Whether we like it or not, we live in a competitive environment.
"The opportunities are there for those that are willing to harness the opportunities, of course they will be able to take the advantages in it."
The governor himself give an encouraging word he said if the youths can look at their innate talents, they will discover that they have something to offer the world.
The discussion session featured personalities such as Chief Dele Momodu, Desmond Elliot, Chioma Chukwuma and Kate Henshaw, among
Anchored by Ibrahim Owolabi, a young motivational speaker, exposed the youths to the experiences of the speakers and how they achieved greatness in their various chosen careers.
Though we surfer from lot that may hinder the talent but let be herculestic
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