Limpopo Premier Stan Mathabatha has addressed scores of young people during provincial Youth Day commemorations at the Peter Mokaba Stadium. Mathabatha has urged youth to seek opportunities in areas such as farming, as the debate around land continues.
Mathabatha has urged young people in the province to seize any future opportunities in farming, as the debate around land continues. He says youth
need to understand modern techniques used in agriculture.
“The conclusion of the current debate about the transformation of land ownership should find you well prepared to grab this opportunity, we want to
see an avalanche of black youth farmers, and we are talking about black youth farmers who are scientifically equipped about modern farming techniques.”
The province plans to promote better access to services such as health care and free education for its youth. The war against drugs also featured in the premier’s address. He has urged the youth to carefully select their fields of study when furthering their studies, saying the economy now requires unique