How ACTDF Plans To Nurture Natural Talents To Greatness, by Dallaji
The young and vibrant founder and President of an International Non-Governmental Organisation
(NGO) under the aegis of African Children
Talent Discovery Foundation (ACTDF),Engineer Noah Dallaji,last night in Abuja, bared his mind as regards his robust ambition to help young children and youths nature their dreams to global heights
Speaking in an exclusive interview with us, Engr Dallaji posited that : " Life will not be worth the while if we fail to nuture the little and disadvantaged ones in our midst to greatness"
To this end, Dallaji spoke of ACTDF's bold ambition to seek massive funds globally with a view to helping such children to maximize their full potentials.
The president and founder of the organisation,
Mr Noah Dallaji, who bemoaned inadequate
attention paid to the nurturing of poor but
talented children in the country, said the
organisation intended to build special schools
in all the 36 states of the federation and the
The group, he said , will also embark on a
nation-wide talent discovery programmes for children in school and their counterparts who
are financially handicapped from assessing formal education.
He underscored poverty, parental pressure,
misplaced priorities and lack of support, as the
key factors that constrain most gifted children
in the country from attaining their potentials,
stressing that the only way the country could
overcome the mounting problems of unemployment was by harnessing individual
talents with a view to making them self-reliant.
According to him, "there are two kinds of people in Nigeria today: those who know their talents but are handicapped in terms of
actualising them and those who do not even
know their talents at all..and of our calling is to save and nature the group that believe they have talent" he stated
° Reportd by
Mike Cerutti Osagie