Nigerian Youth Empowered By Mentors
As part of efforts towards addressing prevailing unemployment challenges currently facing Nigerian youth, the Self-reliance department of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, recently organized a career workshop titled: ‘Identify with a Mentor’.
The palace of the Paramount Ruler, Alake of Egbaland, Oba (Dr) Adedotun Aremu Gbadebo, CFR, Okukenu IV was filled with festivities on November 15 as Elder Terence Vinson, member of the Africa West Area Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, paid a courtesy visit to the palace in Abeokuta, Southwest Nigeria amidst the celebration of the ninth year of the king’s coronation ceremony.
Over a five-day, action-packed conference, more than 600 young men and women ages 14-18, along with counselors and leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Lagos Nigeria, assembled together for the August 2014 “For The Strength of Youth” (FSY) Summit.
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The concept of a united family that lives and progresses forever is at the core of Latter-day Saint doctrine. Within families led by a father and a mother, children develop virtues such as love, trust, loyalty, cooperation and service. Full Story »