The presence of THE JEWEL EMPOWERMENT FOUNDATION on October 9, 2013, was felt in Abeokuta, the capital of Ogun State, Nigeria, for her second edition of its annual youth seminar and workshop for young adult, at Abeokuta Grammar School, bringing people from all works of life, students and teachers from over twenty five schools around the metropolis. The First Lady, Ogun State Mrs Olufunsho Amosun, who was the mother of the day, was well represented by Barr. Funmi Adeyemi (Wife of The Special Adviser To The Governor on General Duties); The Chief Host, Hon. J.O Odubela, Commissioner of Education, Science and Technology, Ogun State, was dully represented by the permanent secretary, Ministry of Education Science and Technology, Alhaji Ambali Ishola, and he was accompanied by Mrs Oresegun, Director of Education Support Service, Ogun State.
Our guest speakers were Mr Olatubosun Lagunju, a business strategist and a Founding Member of Youth Mentoring Initiative, UK, and a professor of African philosophy, Prof. Sophie Oluwole (Chairman, Centre for the Redemption of Yoruba Civilization Arts and Tradition, CRYCAT), who has lectured in various citadel of learning home and abroad. The special guest of honor was Hon. Dotun Fasanya (First Class President Rotary Club of Abeokuta).The audience was availed the opportunity to listen to two seasoned professionals who did maximum justice to the topic of discuss “Who Am I; Prospect and Purpose” at the seminar.