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THE Minister of Youth Empowerment, Development, and Vocational Training, Hon Tino Machakaire has toured the Zimbabwe Youth Council (ZYC) premises in Braeside, Harare.
ZYC is the Ministry’s implementing arm, responsible for coordinating, organising and ensuring proper administration of Youth associations among other functions.
In his remarks, Hon Machakaire pledged to walk the new journey as a Cabinet Minister with youths.
“Let’s start the journey together and see what fruits we shall harvest in the next five years and let’s work with timeliness to achieve our goals,” he said.
Minister Machakaire also touched on issues of funding to assist youths in establishing viable businesses
“We must come up with solutions that will make youths appreciate their ministry.”
“We want to see young people in our structures And we need platforms for young people to bring out issues and their ideas,” he said.
The minister emphasised 5 principles of respect, love, time, accountability, and hope to all young people.