By; AMOS TAUNA, Kaduna
For tremendously contributing to the development and growth of the nation’s economy through massive employment of youth in Nigeria, especially the South West zone, the Chief Executive Officer of Destiny Crest Engineering Limited, Mr Muibi Hammed has bagged the Most Outstanding Personality of the Year award from Oodua Youth Parliament (OYP) and South West Youth Parliament,(SWYP) for his contribution to the development and growth of the nation.
The groups said Hammed merited the award following his commitment to cut the rate of unemployment in the country by getting hundreds of youth recruited into his organization within the shortest period of time.
Speaker of OYP, Abdulmajeed Oyeniyi, who presented the award to Hammed described him as a a philanthropist who has made great impact in the six southwest state of the country, especially by allowing Nigerians to dominate the workforce of his contruction company instead of foreigners.
He added, “Unlike other construction and engineering companies filled with foreigners across the country, Hammed has done us good by employing jobless youths who has finished from our higher institutions and were roaming about with no job.
In his remarks, the SWYP representative, Emmanuel Peter, called on the government and other well meaning Nigerians to patronize Destiney Crest in order to get more Nigerians employed.
He said, “Even as more organizations continue to lay off their staffs due to shrinkage and economy and many more closing down, Destiny Crest is weathering the storm by getting more Nigerians to work under them to feed their families.”
Destiny Crest is a fast growing construction company with offices in the southwest region; Lagos, Osun, Ondo, Ekiti, Oyo, and Ogun state owned by a 29-year-old born Muibi Hammed from Ogun State.