Thinker Village, Paynesville — Vice President Jewel Howard-Taylor has admonished younger other folks to use training as a device to eliminate poverty from their lives.
Delivering a keynote cope with on the opening rite of the Aveem University College in Thinker Village on Tuesday, December 20, VP Taylor emphasised that younger other folks want lessons that may allow them to dream large and be dedicated to the rebuilding procedure of Liberia.
Vice President Taylor stated: “It has been said many times and I will say it again, that education is the only tool to eliminate poverty.”
“There is no other tool. Whether it is formal education, whether it is skill training, whether it is vocational training, whether it is knowledge acquisition at different levels, it is only education that transforms a nation, that can transform people and that can give hope to the next generation.”
According to her, the college will be offering attention-grabbing lessons that may alternate the mindset of other folks.
The Aveem University College was once authorized through the National Commission on High Education on November 30, 2022.
Vice President additional wired that the establishment could be forward in offering coaching alternatives for younger other folks within the communities the place they are living, to gain high quality training.
She, on the other hand, stated scholars enrolling within the establishment will have to showcase integrity, dedication, willpower, and difficult paintings.
“It is my prayer that the young people will come to this institution that it will be an institution for teaching all of that integrity and commitments that we need and it will be an institution that will instill in us the greatness that God has given us,” she stated.
Madam Taylor additionally believes agriculture training is a method during which the rustic can also be self-sufficient if scholars within the box start to observe it successfully.
This is why she sees it prudent that Aveem University will make agriculture research one of its cardinal lessons anticipated to be presented.
Veep Taylor additional emphasised that the ones within the agriculture sector and Liberians at huge to transcend fascinated with best planting.
“Agriculture is not just planting, it is about production, it is about marketing it is about connection because how do you get your produce from the ground to where it can be produced to long-term produce,” she averred.
She added, “We are part of the African Continental Free Trade and what that means each country must become productive.”
Giving a temporary review of the establishment’s established order, the founder, Pastor Akin Oguntimehin, stated the establishment was once based to give a contribution to nationwide building within the wake of rising call for for tertiary training within the nation.
He defined, that the establishment will teach scholars to develop into high quality and certified pros in high-demand profession fields, through developing helpful and urban employment pathways, via sparsely selected systems.
Oguntimehin additional indicated that he additionally has a plan to oversee the bodily, ethical and non secular wishes of the inclined, blind, disabled and orphans.
“Raising up a generation with requisite strength to accept responsibility of their destinies,” he famous
Oguntimehin added, “We make the children of the low background knowledge that they can be fulfilled. Children of high background, silver, golden, and diamond spoons to know that success is not transferable virtue. If your parent is a world wrestling championship it is not transferrable you. You cannot inherit it. Any inheritance that you cannot spiritually or mentally qualified for will either ruin you or you ruin it.”
He wired the desire for the rustic to transition from a country of intake to manufacturing via agriculture.
He additional stated: “We are going into demonstration farm of not less than 150 acres, with modern rice, soya, maize/corn processing on a mechanized level. We intend for job creation, food sufficiency even for exports,” he stated.