Youth Mata formerly known as YAF HQ, a radio show and production of advocacy group, Youth Alive Foundation will return to the airwaves this Saturday, 4th November 2017.
Tune in and join the conversation as the show hopes to increase public awareness and garner support for the Akwa Ibom Youth Development Fund Bill (AKYDFBILL) which was successfully passed into its second reading.
Hence, it is critical to sustain the existing momentum through public awareness by promoting understanding of the #AKYDFBILL. The bill when passed into law will address the high rate of youth unemployment (49.8% of the State’s population) through a strategic and holistic approach coupled with a special institutional funding for sustainable youth development in the state.
Hon Emmanuel Bassey Chief Whip and member representing Ini State constituency is the sponsor of the Akwa Ibom Youth Development Fund Bill (AKYDFBILL) with 8 other state legislators.
Youth Mata will be hosted by a team of vibrant young people and will feature guests to discuss topical issues bothering on enterprise development, unemployment and mentorship. Each edition will also be available online as podcast if you get to miss it. It holds every Saturday by 9am through 9:30am on Inspiration FM, Uyo.