Chairman of the Plateau State Youth Council (PYC), Dr. Fabong Jemchang on Monday handed his office over to the State Commissioner of Youths and Sports Development, Hon. Victor Lapang.
The Central Committee of the body, last week approved an extended term in office for the youths leader as his tenure expired, due to failure of elections caused by Coronavirus.
Dr. Fabong while handing over the office and other properties to the commissioner however said he had to obey a government communication on plans to takeover the affairs of the body.
He said PYC under his leadership assumed office on the 22nd May, 2017, ending its tenure on 22nd May, 2020.
He pledge to give full account of his stewardship to youths at the General Assembly to be organised by the Ministry after the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Dr. Fabong however thank Governor Simon Lalong and the Ministry of Youths and sports Development for the support over the three years of his leadership.