No fewer than 5, 000 youths of the Cherubim & Seraphim organisation, drawn from all over the country, will converge on Lagos for a one-day
conference on Saturday, September 22, to brainstorm on ways to meet present-day challenges ofyouths in the country.
The event, tagged ‘Seraph Youths Arise’, is billed to bring youths from different sections of the church to mingle together, share ideas
and consider matters of common interest with a view to better their lot in the society.
In a release issued by Convener of the summit, Dr Oluseye Yomi-Sholoye, she said the scheme was aimed at taking youths out of total dependence on stipends provided for them by their parents to becoming employers of labour.
The statement read, “Many of our youths today lag behind their peers in the scheme of things in the society of which we Seraphs are apart.
“So, in order to correct this imbalance, there is a need for aggressive youth empowerment programmes, scholarships to our youths from
well-to-do Seraphs, vocational and skill acquisition training for them, donation of educational materials to those not so privileged
among our youths.
“When these are done, there will be created and innovations from the youths which, in turn, will advance the course of our church and
The statement said that several notable artists in the country, as well as stand-up comedians, have been invited to thrill participants at the event billed for 10 Degrees Event Centre, Oregun, Ikeja, in Lagos State.