The African Diplomatic Group in Nigeria has called for proper investment in the development of the youths, to promote peace and unity in the continent.
The Dean of the group, Salaheddine Abbas Ibrahima, made this call while donating sports equipment on behalf of the group to youths at the Abuja Tennis Club in Abuja.
The event seeks to mark the 2018 African Day, with the theme: “Fighting Against Corruption in Africa” as an annual commemoration of the founding of the African Union AU.
Ibrahima, also High Commissioner of Cameroonian in Abuja, said the need to invest in the youth had become important to encourage social interaction among them.
He commended the signing of bilateral agreement by African countries on youth development, saying that it is a right step in the right direction.