Dear Youth of Nigeria

I am writing this message to address and appreciate the value of the youth who are engaged in hands-on skills work, promoting independence and self-reliance in every generation. Today, I want to specifically acknowledge the commendable efforts of the youth associated with Flony, a foundation founded by Amb Hajiya Farida Musa Jauro. In a world that often emphasizes academic achievements and formal education, it is crucial to recognize the significance of practical skills and vocational training. The youth involved in hands-on work are the backbone of our society, contributing to the growth and development of our nation. By choosing to pursue careers in skilled trades, you are not only showcasing your expertise but also embodying the spirit of entrepreneurship and self-sufficiency. In Nigeria, where unemployment rates among young people are a pressing concern, your decision to engage in hands-on skills work is highly commendable. By mastering trades such as carpentry, plumbing, electrical work, welding, and others, you are equipping yourselves with practical skills that can empower you to create your own opportunities. Your dedication to these trades not only enhances your personal growth but also contributes to the economic progress of our nation. Flony, under the visionary leadership of Amb Hajiya Farida Musa Jauro, has played a pivotal role in supporting and empowering young individuals like yourselves. Through this foundation, you have access to training programs, mentorship, and resources that nurture your skills and enhance your employability. The impact of your work extends beyond your personal achievements, as you become role models and inspire other young people to embrace vocational training and pursue their passions. I urge you to continue your journey with determination, resilience, and a commitment to excellence. Your dedication to honing your skills will not only bring success and financial stability but will also contribute to reducing unemployment rates and poverty in our society. By promoting the value of hands-on work, you are contributing to the growth and prosperity of Nigeria. Remember, every generation needs individuals like you who are willing to embrace practical skills and become self-reliant. Your dedication and hard work will undoubtedly shape a brighter future for yourselves and our nation as a whole. Wishing you all the best in your endeavors. Sincerely, Amb Hajiya Farida Musa Jauro Founder of Flony