By Roundoffnews

Youths in Ekiti State have been advised to engage in meaningful venture and shun unlawful activities particularly cyber crime known as yahoo yahoo.

The lawmaker representing Irepodun/Ifelodun constituency at the Ekiti State House of Assembly, Hon. Femi Akindele gave the advice while speaking with Roundoffnews on the high spate of crime among the youth.

Akindele who is the chairman House Committee on Governor’s Office, Government House and Constituency Outreach appealed to youths to learn from the fall of a notorious cyber criminal known as Hushpuppi who was arrested recently in Dubai saying there is no benefit in crime.

The lawmaker urged them to key into the Youth in Agriculture programme of the present administration which he said had made many youths employers of Labour.

He enjoined youths of the state to also embrace skill acquisition and small scale businesses which could make them self reliant rather that illegal activities that would end up destroying their future.

Akindele promised to continue to sponsor bills that would create enabling environment and give technical supports to youths in Agriculture and entrepreneurship.