Zuma wants youth involved in economy

The president has encouraged the youth to think about their contribution to SA’s growing economy.

President Jacob Zuma Picture: GCIS.

JOHANNESBURG - President Jacob Zuma says young people should start thinking about their contribution to growing an inclusive economy and moving the country forward.

The president launched the inaugural Presidential Indaba on Youth Skills and Jobs Summit in Boksburg on Sunday.

He says the youth needs to be actively involved to help implement the National Development Plan.

"We urge you to read the National Development Plan and know it every well, as you will help us to implement it in various ways."