The Olu of Ilaro and Paramount ruler of Yewaland in Ogun State, Oba Dr. Kehinde Olugbenle, has advised youths to make use of social media in positive ways, as fake news originating from the medium which has led to societal unrest and violent reactions among the youths can be overshadowed.
This was said by the monarch during a thanksgiving service organized by the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Ilaro area to mark his 11th coronation anniversary of ascending the throne of his forefathers, held at the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Palace Chapel in Ilaro, Yewa South Local Government area of the State.
Oba Dr. Kehinde implored the youths to always be patient and reasonable before reacting to issues, especially those emanating from social media, adding that the future of the youths lies in their hands.
The Diocesan Bishop of Yewa Anglican Church, Rt. Rev. Biyi Oyero, implored the Paramount ruler to rely on God and depend on Him at all times, prayed to God to give the monarch needed wisdom to continue to lead the people of Yewaland right, and urged Christians to be closer to God.