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Obaseki share technological benefit in vocational education in Edo

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Mr. Godwin Obaseki, Edo State Governor, has encourage the world leaders to pay more attention to skills-based education to develop a global army of highly skilled youth, who can resolvetechnology based problem to the myriad of developmental challenges throughout the universe. Obaseki who made the case known on the occasion of the World Youth Skills Day, celebrated every July each year, decried the disheartening and how low Youth Wellbeing Index (YWI) data in developing countries.

He said: “The disparity between the wellbeing figures of youth in developed countries and those in developing countries is heartbreaking. The quickest way to bridge the gap is for leaders in developing countries to redesign their educational curriculum and pay greater attention to technical and vocational education as well as Information and Communication Technology (ICT).

“The Edo State Government is committed to empowering Edo youth with in-demand technologybased skills because our administration believes that our talented youth can compete on the global technology space with their peers from other parts of the world, in designing tech-based solutions to contemporary problems.”

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