240 young people across West Africa benefit from Youth Organizing School – YIAGA AFRICA

As part of its effort to empower youth for effective policy advocacy, YIAGA AFRICA has concluded a four-day training for young community organizers across Nigeria and some parts of Africa. The training, which ended in Abuja on Friday saw 38 entry level community organizers and young leaders exposed to quality training on direct action organizing, leadership, policy advocacy, non-violent change, storytelling and public narrative, coalition building, community mobilization, and digital organizing.

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Elumelu receives Honorary Doctorate Degree from Bayero University, says we must join hands to lift our young ones from poverty

Tony O. Elumelu, Founder Tony Elumelu Foundation and Chairman UBA Group and Heirs Holdings charged everyone to join hands to lift Nigeria’s youth from poverty to prosperity. He made this statement while receiving an Honorary Doctor of Business (Hon D.B) degree by one of Nigeria’s foremost universities, Bayero University, Kano.

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