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Ismail Warsame
Opinion Columnist

Amid high unemployment among youth and diminishing opportunities for careers, Puntland youth need help.

There are no functioning recreational facilities in towns, no programs geared towards youth development, vocational training, no existence of social youth clubs, no debating societies. In other words, there is nothing to do on daily basis by young men in Puntland State. Browsing the smartphone non-stop has become the only pastime for the new generation of Puntlanders. It is hard to imagine what will become of residents of Puntland in the foreseeable future.

Around them, the talk of the town is either boring politics-talk or uninspiring mudane conversations and “none of your business” type of social engagements. Read this article to know the dire situation of youth here:

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