Amanda Obidike is a Proven director and has over nine (9) years of experience in helping organizations and individuals find their path in business and encouraging them to move forward. Her experience spans from consulting, administration, project management, content development and Operations. Currently, Amanda is a Director of Operations and Administration in Connect group and also the Vice-President/ Country coordinator for the African Youth Leadership Initiative (AYLC); an AU platform, where she focuses on attracting, engaging, retaining and mobilizing Young African leaders unto governance and self-empowerment for the region. Amanda holds an MBA from University of the People, Pasadena, California, USA., and this fostered in aligning operational initiatives with strategic direction and also human capacity development within the service sector. Amanda is driven by her commitment to serve, learn and succeed. A game-changer and Catalyst that gradually transforms her society and hopes to collaborate with organizations and individuals to implement sound and stable macroeconomic/ sectoral policies that will help encourage sustained growth and development in Africa. Upon completion of the McKinsey & Co. Emerging Women Leaders Fellowship, Amanda plans to continue her work and volunteering with the UN on economic development and empowerment and Advocacy of Understanding the Rights of Women and Girls.
I am an environmentalist and founder of Alfattah resources enterprises, which are into creative and entertainment business and youth development academy in Ogun state.
I am from Edo state but was born and brought up in Oyo state, i had Higher National Diploma in Marketing from The Polytechnic Ibadan.
ABDULQASEEM EL-MAHMOOD. A hard working and ambitious national diploma graduated in public administration with a versity in other aspects of social and academic sphere. Dedicated, curious and we'll forcused individual, target and gold oriented. I'm leader human right activist also proficient in computer hardware and software maintenance , entrepreneur well written and oral communications, loyal to constituted authority. And flexible adoptive to any changes.
Amos Abimbola is a young pharmacist with passion to improving health capacity in his local community. Amos Abimbola obtained his B. pharm. Degree at Ahmadu Bello University and currently a serving corp member with Kano state polytechnic clinic. Amos Abimbola is privileged to work with AB Global health initiative: an NGO commited to developing new generation of researchers and critical thinkers in LMIC. In this capacity he served as a volunteer research coordinator. Further he has volunteered in various community outreach programs. Amos Abimbola is currently one of the beneficiaries of the YALI RLC online program.
Abutu Onche Simon Umoru
A graduate of computer statistics from University of Nigeria nsukka. . Currently serving Society for life and human development initiative as program officer. I have three years experience in managing HIV activities, outreach, pmtct indesignated facilities. I have volunteered in many project management capacities that have built the skills of secondary school students and conducted skills training for windows and young women.
IBRAHIM MOHAMMED TEGERI
Mohammed Ibrahim Tegeri is a theatre artist,and young active citizen living and working in abuja,nigeria.Ibrahim has 7years experience as a practicing theatre arts.He has also been a faculty member at the faculty of arts, University of Abuja since march 2015. Ibrahim is a 2016 public policy follow of the young African leaders initative(YALI)Regional leadership center west African,Abuja Campus. In 2017,He was selected as one of 250 influencers and change-maker based on his current activitics to engage in his local community by SI4DEV Has a good leader Revolutions a worldwide leding organzation with interest in good governance.Ibrahim is a grauduate of University of Abuja where he earned his B.A Theatre Arts degree in 2011. He is also a proud alumnus of the University of Abuja.(Theatre Arts). Ibrahim is a member of concern youth forum Angwan dodo,Gwagwalada Abuja.His areas of interest include public health,food security and commmunity development in generial.
Oliver Chima Ajah
Mr Ajah Chima Oliver is currently the Executive Director Development & Integrity Intervention Goal Foundation, He has been a development worker for over 10 volunteering at various level, Mr Chima Ajah holds Bsc in Public Administration & Local Government from the prestigious University of Nigeria Nsukka.
Am a graduate, studied home and rural economics, am a caterer and a beaded, still a small enterprise
Adediran Adeola is a graduate of Business Education with stint interest in Business Analytics. She is a graduate from the department of Vocational and Technical education. Aside from her scholastic achievements, she has also served in diverse leadership positions as she has played an active role as the Administrative head of her fellowship in Foursquare Fellowship. Despite her tight schedule she took up interest in affecting the lives of not only the youths but adults positively . Her remarkable contribution has been awarded overtime. Adeola, is a entrepreneur and a motivational speaker with great influence in her environment. Nevertheless, Adeola is a visionary leader who has not only seen the Youths as the leaders of tomorrow but believes that the Youths are the future which must be constructed to make positive influence. One might want to explain her influence and contributions from the Idealist perspective and the Individual Leadership Model Theory. Her influence is still being felt among the youths as she is never too tired to affect lives positively.
My name is Omotola from Osun state. Passionate about helping people around me to live at their best.
Adewuyi Taiwo Ojo is an Entrepreneurial, he is the Executive Officer of Taiwolyte Ventures since its birth in November 2008, Adewuyi from Osun State completed his M.sc in Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution from the National Open University of Nigeria, Holds a Bachelor of Art honor in Mass Communication from Houdegbe North American University Benin. With attendance and participation in several Conferences, Conventions and Seminars like; "Do No Harm Campaign" in Jos at CRUDAN headquarters, "Place of Self in Leadership" in Lagos by Moral Re-armament/Initiatives of Change. "Great Kwara" National Institute of Public Relations Annual National Conference. Adewuyi had completed several professional trainings in campus and online; Human Resource Management, Master class training in Health Safety and Environment and Responsible Leadership on Transparency and Good Governance. He looks forward to make impact on Africa by empowering the youth through the power in information to look inward and be Entrepreneurs
Ajiroghene Sunny was born in the then Bendel State. Currently living in Delta State. Obtained is first leaving school certificate in olua primary school. He thereafter obtained several other certificates namely SSCE, National Diploma, Bachelor in Engineering and Master in Engineering respectively at various institutions. He is a researcher and have passion for Engineering.
Ako Eyo Oku
Engr. Ako Eyo Oku (Opeyemi) is the Founder and President of Volunteers for Awareness Network. She is a public speaker, writer, and media professional. A Computer Engineer by profession, Ako is registered and licensed by the Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria(COREN). Ako considers information a key element for societal development and therefore effectively engages in awareness campaigns. She is a member of TEDx Community, The Moth, Amnesty International, Young African Leadership Initiative(YALI), Obama Foundation, World Pulse, She Leads Africa(SLA), Creative Mornings, Fela Durotoye Leadership Network (FDLN). She is also a Fellow of The RSA and a dedicated Toastmaster. Ako is a Certified Professional Mentor. She is a member of the Institute of Mentoring and Career Coaching of Nigeria(IMCCN), The Nigerian Society of Engineers(NSE), Society of Motion Pictures and Television Engineers(SMPTE), Institute of Appraisers and Cost Engineers(IACE) and The Nigerian Institute of Management(NIM).
Born on 1st of August 1992, finish my secondary school in 2010, gain admission into the university in 2015 to study social science education in the faculty of Education
ANAS SHUAIBU ISMAIL
I am ANAS SHUAIBU ISMAIL I was on 2/4/1992 at shekar barde kumbotso local government kano state. i obtained my pri.sch. certificate at miftahul khair wattarbiyyatul islam sabuwar mandawari 2003,my secondary sch. certificate at government arabic collage gwale 2009, my national certifacate of education at sa'adatu rimi collage of education kano .i am now a voluntary teacher at medule special primary school kano.
I am a suma cum laude graduate of the department of Biochemistry, University of Calabar with a Post Graduate Diploma in Education from Nigeria Teachers Institute, Kaduna. I am a life coach passionate about leading people to live their best lives at all times. I am a motivational speaker, a versatile multicontextual writer, an educational content developer and a creative thinker. I am currently the assistant head teacher of Kingdom Heritage Model School-Uyo, as well as the lead consultant at Aniuk Educational Consult,where I work with my team to train teachers,recruit teachers,design curriculum ,build/equip laboratories and provide Educational resources for schools.
Onuzulike, Ifeanyichukwu Anthony is a graduate of mechanical engineering from Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka and also holds a diploma in mechanical engineering technology. He so much believe in good governance and that's why he dedicated most of his time educating people on the importance of good governance in Nigeria and any organization one finds him/herself. He aspires to be good leader and that's why he fully supports not too young to rule.
Anietie Umoren is an emerging Industrial/Organisational Psychologist and Administrator. Finished from the University of Ibadan with M.Sc (Industrial/Organisational Psychology) in 2017. He had over 10 years experience in administration and management, research and publication. He is currently the Program/Publication Officer of the Nigerian Economic Society. He is a member of professional bodies in Nigeria, such as a graduate member of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators of Nigeria (ICSAN), Foundation Graduate Member, Nigerian Association of Industrial and Organisational Psychologists (NAIOP). He has published in both national and international academic journals in the field of psychology and industrial/organisational psychology. His areas of specialisation include, leadership, research and development, test development and construction, work-life issues, employer/employee wellbeing, etc. In addition, he is being trained as a wellness coach. As an extracurricular activity, Mr Umoren works with community youths and engages in community development.
David Arome is a research scientist with experience in qualitative and quantitative health research, data collection, entry and analysis. He conducts interviews, writes reports and publish research articles. He is actively involved in health advocacy, civic and community engagement. David is an author and write for healthnews.ng. He is driven by passion to impact lives, hope to see that the vast population stay healthy and the girl child is properly educated.
ThankGod is a legal practitioner practicing in the legal department of a company . He is the founder of TOP Legal consult.
Augustine Otuji holds a bachelors degree.in English from University of Calabar.He is a trained professional occupational health and safety consultant.A member of Yali Network face to face.He is quite.concerned about the state of domestic and occupational health situation generally.The avoidable accidents and fatality rate in our homes and offices must be tackled headon.Regular seminars and public awareness campaign is being organized to sensitive the must vulnerable in our society.
Abdulrazak Muhammad Sani
Born on 14th August 1993, graduate of biochemistry from Usmanu Danfodiyo sokoto. Currently doing one year compulsory NYSC in Kano State Nigeria.
A young pharmacist with a passion to serve
Ayomide Abiona has over 7 years of experience in the community development sector, specifically focusing on rural education. Currently, Ayomide Abiona is an Initiator for the One-at-a-time Initiatives, where he focuses on initiating, designing, and implementing education for out of school pupils. Josephine holds a Bachelors Degree in Geography from the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-ife, Nigeria. Ayomide Abiona is driven by his commitment to social justice and one day he hopes to witness a completely liberated and equally educated society. Upon completion of the Yali Cohorts 6, Ayomide Abiona plans to continue his work in gender equality and Educationg the out of school pupils with a focus on rural development and equal opportunities.
Babatunde O Ibikunle
Babatunde Ibikunle is a Senior Associate @ eHealth Africa; An NGO With its head office in Kano, Nigeria. Babatunde has 4 years experience in Humanitarian activities. He is also an active member of Yali Network; A graduate of Pure Economics, he graduated at Bayero University Kano . Babatunde is currently running his Masters in Development studies in same Bayero University Kano. Babatunde is an active member of YALI Network Face2Face group Kano Chapter; He is passionate about helping the less privileged not minding the race religion or background, Open to new Ideas. His areas of interest include public health, save the children and community development in general. Babatunde is Married and a father of 3 lovely Kids.
Bello Bamalli Abdullahi
Bello Bamalli is a team leader and entrepreneur with a vision to empower youth for sustainable development. He is the CEO and founder of Zahra ENERGY; a Renewable Energy consulting firm and non-profit educational organization. Our mission is to provide technical training and expertise in renewable energy technology and energy efficiency to empower Nigerian youth, communities and businesses nationwide.
Barnabas C Peter
Barnabas C Peter was a determined and hard working man who pursue his dream of becoming a solution activist so that he could serve the women, girls, people who are experiencing sudden needs and homeless children. There is passion behind the work i do, it fuels me to work for the change i believe is possible. Beyond my humanitarian specialist experience and as a solution advocate for them, he continue to be driven by helping them every where to have positive future, he serve in leadership position and served as solution activist for them, as well as on the Barnabas Charity Outreach executive committee and volunteer his service as humanitarian assistance. Barnabas C Peter, he has extensive exp working with vulnerable children with learning skills and was responsible for implementing the successful pilot program in 2011, he is proficient with learning skills including learning, acquisition of knowledge and skills
Omokwe Comfort Serah
Am an easy going person, who like to build my skills always.
Bem Timothy is a Program Manager with Benue peoples education project (BePEP). Bem Timothy is an ambassador/partner of Strategy and Innovation for Development; because he has passion in teaching he is currently facilitating in a distant learning studies with The National Teachers Institute NTI, Makurdi study centre. Bem Timothy had worked as a program assistant of Association of community and social Volunteers International Abuja. He has a masters degree in Radiation and Medical Physics at Benue state university, a recipient of Chief Sylvanus Ghasarah award for Best graduating student in M.sc Radiation and Medical Physics at 2016 convocation. Bem Timothy has a great passion for humanitarian work. He has a strong virtue in that He love working with people with people of high integrity. Bem Timothy's publications include "Atmospheric Disturbance; the Nigerian Experience" and "Assessment of Patient radiation dose in pelvic X-Ray Examination".
Btech. Holder in agricultural economics and extension, having diploma in electronic data processing (EDP). 34years old, married, Christian .
I studied Enlish Language at the University of Ibadan, post Graduate Diploma In Computer Science and Advance Diploma in Computer Engineering. I have several years working experience in Computer Education accross the academia. I was Special Assistant to the Ondo State Governor on Infrastructure (2010) Special Assistant on ICT (2014) At the moment, i manages an ICT firm that majors in infotech/public education & community-based education network.
Francis Eghehan has over 10 years’ experience in charity projects focusing on orphans, vulnerable children and juveniles in society. Currently Francis is cofounder of visible global charity foundation, where he helps to mobilize, galvanize and work with other partners and volunteers to improve the lives of orphans, vulnerable children and Juveniles through right based approach. Francis holds a BSc degree in Industrial Chemistry from the University of Benin Nigeria. He is a certified quality management professional. Francis is passionate about the welfare of orphans and vulnerable children in society and hopes that the future of these ones can be secured by uplifting their living conditions. He is a member of young African Leaders Initiative, Amnesty International, CitizenGo, Association of Entrepreneurs and technologists Nigeria (ASET), Professional empire network, The love concept international. He is currently a participant at the Yali west African regional learning centre COHORT 10.
Chidimma Nwaku studies Human anatomy at Nnamdi Azikwe university, Anambra state. She is passionate about public health, and has participated as a volunteer in various public health interventions organized by federal/state Government in her community. She is also a creative writer
My name is Chioma Ugwunweze.I am 35 years old, married with three kids. I have bsc in microbiology and is currently studying for an Msc in environmental microbiology.
I'm a freelance Architect, practicing in Jos, Plateau state. With a great passion for humanitarian works
Chidinma Rtr. Lucy
Rtr. Lucy C. Damian is a member of Rotary Club International, Humanitarian & a Serial Volunteer. She is A Make Up Artist and also an upcoming Stylist who is currently building a brand (Ludicloset) where we don't just design but train women and men. She is a Motivational Speakers, A Business Manager With A Good PR Skills. She is also possed with leadership skills which has scaled her through leadership position as one time National Vice President / State Vice President Orsu Federation of Orsu Student Association, The First Female MSRC ( Member Student Representative Council) to represent the department of Geology, Federal University Of Technology Owerri and so on. Currently She is the Vice President YEI ( Youth Enhancement Initiative) also a Board Member Boss Enterprise, also a member of yalinetwork... Lastly She Founded An NGO Purple Care Initiative: A Non Profit Organization built with the passion to constantly and Continuously provide educational materials along side moral support for less privileged children in our society, also we lend our voices to the Girl Child development through Empowerment and sensitization Programs, follow up and lot more. Are Of Interest is on education and Enterprise with a little bit of health
Damilare is an astute young man who believes in the emancipation of human minds through the Library. An OAP, library advocate and library consultant. He is the Chief Executive; Library and You. A Non-Governmental Organisation that focuses on library advocacy via media platforms and library initiative. The media platform takes the form of seasonal TV series and active social media interactions on the indispensability of libraries to our contemporary society. While the Library Initiative focuses on Library Developmental Projects centred on direct service delivery in schools and communities to resuscitate libraries. Damilare currently major on a personal research that focus on school library set-up, management, and maintenance with the sole aim to discover findings to establish a library consultancy firm that will set up, manage and maintain school libraries in Nigerian and Africa at large for optimal efficiency through an ICT embedded library services. He also volunteer for Rouleaux Foundation as the Special Adviser on Library Initiative Projects, and as the Team Lead; Social Media Unit of the Nigerian Library Association Digital Communication Crew. Damilare has accumulated experience in librarianship ranging from University Library, College Library and School Library respectively.
Born from the family of five and a graduate of computer science
Julie obi is a dedicated self dependent young lady who is ready to learn and improve in any given field, she has six years experience in event planning, also has three years banking experience. She is a graduate of Entrepreneurial and business management from National open university and also had a national diploma from the Lagos State Polytechnic. She loves traveling, singing and cooking, she is a young entrepreneur who is ready to explore all means to empwer the youth. She is a member of yali network, a counselor at the prison fellowship of Nigeria. Her area of interest include skills empowerment, community development, event planning.
Taoheed Olanrewaju Alimi is an Agri-business Consultant, a Radio Presenter and a Project Manager. With his project management experience, he recently supervised a project under an international non profit organization (ENACTUS EKSU) which received a seed fund from Sahara group of company in partnership with ENACTUS Nigeria. He annually initiates SMART projects that mostly advance the sustainable development goals. As an On Air Personality, he anchor and at the same time produce an hour program live on Voice FM 89.9 Ado Ekiti where he gets to interview religious personality to discuss contemporary issues. He got to be an Agri-business Consultant as he majored in the field of Agric Economics and Extension in school (Ekiti State University) coupled with an internship training he had at a leading Agri-business Center (YouCan Agri-business Center) in Ado Ekiti where he had a vast experience in field leaving him with expertise in the field of crop production. He is an advocate of entrepreneurship and good leadership as he is a fellow of Young African Leaders Initiative Network where he has took several online courses both on leadership and entrepreneurship. Mr Taoheed also has experience in digital marketing, the current project he is doing which is spurred by the online course he is offering with digitaldeepak.com. Taoheed has the ambition of starting his own business thereby raising an NGO dedicated to advancing the need for self leadership, accountability and professionalism especially amongst youth. You can reach him via this mail (firstname.lastname@example.org) or you can put a call through to +2348160350557.
Ebere Ndukwe Mercy
My name is Ndukwe Ebere Mercy,i am from Abiriba, in ohafia local government, Abia State, studied Business education in university of Uyo, currently serving my nation in ogijo, sagamu local government, Ogun state .I have worked as a volunteer for YEDI on HIV/malaria prevention, I am currently executing a personal cds project in ogijo on the HIV/malaria prevention for out of school youth.
Edagobor Obukohwo Alex from Delta state Nigeria,ND and HND graduate of federal polytechnic Bauchi, study civil engineering, an Offshore and onshore oil and gas HSE 1,2,3 Holder from South America university USA, BSc offshore and onshore oil and gas management graduate from South America university USA, member of offshore and onshore oil and gas professionals (O3gp) USA, Edagobor Obukohwo Alex is a charismatic and dynamic young African leader who believe investing in the next generation of young leaders, he is an advocate for girl child education and drug abuse control among youths and students,ONE Global champion for girl child education in Nigeria, an UN MGCY fellow 2014, ACfellow2018, young African leader initiative member, NDLEA/NDFC Ambassador, Edagobor Obukohwo Alex he is the founder of pearl girl child education foundation, and he as demonstrated community leadership skills in Championing girl child education through my educational projects which he has donated books,textbooks, and uniforms to children in the rural areas, he is a UN volunteer on rural areas community development,
Monitoring and evaluation officer-Brown Button Foundation Katsina
Francis is a realtor, works with Adron homes and properties. Francis is passionate about good governance, quality education and quality health. Francis is on mission to assist in the mass housing policy
study quantity surveying from Benue state have PGD in project management and facility management. have passion in creativity and design 8years working experience in fabrication etc
Marcelina Uzezi Egwey
Uzezi Marcelina Egwey is a Medical Laboratory Scientist and A Fashion Designer who is passionate about saving lives and empowering people
elsse gift oyakhilome
elsse is a business oriented person....willing to work and earn the reward later,fast learner,a goal oriented mind and a future leader.. elsse dropped out of the university of benin due to some personal reasons but willing to go back,if and when given the opportunity...would rather work and sponsor himself tho
UTIBE Emah is natural resource manager and scientific writer. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Forestry and Masters in Environmental Forestry from the University of Uyo. His work experience cuts across hospitality industry, agro-allied organisation and health iNGO were he offers voluntary service to People Living With HIV and AIDS (PLWHA). He has published a number of papers on environmental issues in scientific journals and conference proceedings He is an agropreneur, currently studying Artificial Intelligence (AI) implementation. His passion is teaching. He has a vision to create startups sustainability hub that manages progress of new businesses with the help of seasoned professionals and subject matter specialist.
I am Victor Onilamo Samson, I have diploma in ICT, in years 2008/2009, Diploma in Economics and Statistics in years 2012 also Bsc in Social Studies, (Education) in years 2016 from Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko Ondo State Nigeria, I have my Trade Test in Electrical and Electronics from federal ministry of labour and productivity Ondo State Nigeria in year 2006,2007,2008 Trade Test (lll, ll, l.)
Ernest Mensah has over five years experience in the estate development sector as a building supervisor and Industrial electrical technician. He is a site manager for Monumental Stone Construction Company Nigeria, where he specializes in designing, planning/modeling building control systems and construction of commercial/domestic buildings. Ernest holds a Diploma in industrial electrical engineering, Bsc in building technology, also is a member of the chartered institute of building, Uk. Ernest is driven by his commitment to improve poverty reduction, food security and sustainable rural development by promoting gender equality in all levels of education and empower women and with time see a new diverse Africa where women make up about 45% startup ecosystem- Diversity in entrepreneurship. He is currently running the Corhort 5 Young African Leadership Intiative training and at the completion of the YALI RLC West Africa program, Ernest intends to further his work in ensuring the women especially in the rural community are given a platform to learn and grow in any area of their interest.
i am theophilus clement agbu, a student of kaduna polytrchnic from the department of computer science. holder of higher national diploma. i am from the middle belt; nassarawa state, lafia local government.
Nnamso Esu is a passionate entrepreneur and has over 8 years of experience in electrical installation and maintenance work and community services and three years of involvement in empowering youths and students in the community. Currently, Nnamso Esu is a volunteer teacher at Government Technical College, Ikot Uko, Ika Local Government Area, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria' Nnamso Esu author two books namely; A guide to practical electrical installation and maintenance work and A start up guide for entrepreneurs He also served with Home plus consult limited, Port Harcourt as an intern in 2014 to 2015 where he enhances his skills in electrical installation work. He holds a higher National Diploma (HND) in Electrical Electronics Engineering Technology (Power option) from Akanu Ibiam Federal Polytechnic Unwana, Ebonyi state, Nigeria. Nnamso Esu, poised with personal drive and commitment to inspire, develop and improve entrepreneurial skills in youths, He annually facilitates Science quiz competition for over 20 schools and 500 students in attendance from the public and private schools, enlightening and empowering them through career coaching, counselling and education with compassion. His drive for development in youths and less privileged earned him Dakkada Ambassador award from the Government of Akwa Ibom State. He is a fellow of The Youth Entrepreneurship Support (YES) Programme ,a scheme by BOI , EDC and FG aimed at addressing the worrisome phenomenon of youth unemployment in Nigeria by building the capacity of the youths and funding their business ideas. YALI have challenged and inspired him to create an initiative YOUTH LEADERSHIP SCHOOL with a focus to empower young people to engage in personal development( positive values, character, leadership skills, entrepreneurship skills and attitude) through career coaching, mentorship and trainings that would enable them compete and function effectively in their communities. (www.youthleadershipschool.wordpress.com)
Felicia Robert-Elijah is a development expert and also an entrepreneur with passion for catering services especially Akwa Ibom Cuisine. She is the CEO of Equal Access for Youth and Women Initiative (EQUAYWIN), an NGO dedicated to improve access to healthcare services, education and economic empowerment for women, youth and children. She has over 11 years experience in project implementation and management with focus on social development issues. Her work covers advocacy, service delivery, evaluation, facilitation and organization development with range of international and intergovernmental organization and grant making foundations. Felicia has skills but not limited to; Resource mobilization, research, financial management, M & E, project management and report writing skills. She holds PGD in Management (2013), HND in Accountancy (2009) from University of Maiduguri and OSISATECH Polytechnic respectively. She is a Fellow of MSH/PEPFAR Health Professional Program – Cohort H, Young Business Leaders of Nigeria (Budding Entrepreneurs) – Cohort 1, Management in Health by World Bank – Cohort 1. In addition, she has obtained various online courses such as HIV/AIDS Fundamentals, PMTCT, M & E, Data Quality Management, Gender & Reproductive health from Global Health e-Learning as well as Diploma in Project Management from Alison Certification Program. Felicia is a member of YALI, currently shortlisted for Cohort 7 online training, committed/active YALI network face2face group, Akwa Ibom Chapter and a PARTNER, Strategic and Innovation for Development (SI4DEV)
Engr. Obongifreke Festus is the CEO Cyber Consult, he is a graduate of Mechanical Engineering University of Uyo. The Akwa Ibom Indigene has contributed immensely to development some of which include working as a correspondence for yourcommonwealth. He is passionate about problem solving to ensure the world is a better place.
Grace Ofonime Jimbo is a public health professional with nine years' experience in project management, health system strengthen and human development. A graduate of Microbiology currently doing her Masters in Health Policy and System Strengthening. She is the Program Manager of Excellence Community Education Welfare Scheme based in Uyo, where she manages five project States( Imo, Anambra,Oyo,Lagos and Enugu). Grace is a gender sensitive developmental worker and have worked with different target groups; in school and out of school youths, incarcerated population, faith based population, key population, military group and health workers. Additional, Grace has passion in growing nascent organizations and has assisted 6 organisations in securing grants.
I am a Christian and I want to impact lives and help people live better
my name is Fungewei glory am a student of Niger delta university am studying Animal science,and am from bayelsa state ekeremor LGA Agbidiama community.
Olumide Fakorede is a graduate of Computer Science from the University of Abuja. Olumide is a creative thinker with a passion for excellence. Olumide has passion for developing solutions to problems, empowerment, enterprise development and providing access to a better life for the average Nigerian. Olumide is a co founder of ArtShopNG; An E-commerce Marketplace serving underserved and individual artists and craftsmen and has worked on several successful IT projects in different sectors across Nigeria. Olumide possess good analytical and problem solving skills, is quite the objective type, hasa desire to make a difference in the world. Olumide also possess good interpersonal and administrative skills as seen when he was the State Project Coordinator of Red Cross CDS Group Abeokuta South Chapter during his youth service year. This position entails being at the forefront of many decisions and learning how to assess and manage risks. It also aided in building his people’s skills. Olumide is an active member of YALI Network Face2Face group Lagos Chapter and Tony Elumelu Foundation 2017 Fellow.
Gilbert James is a Land Surveyor; Managing Director of Willyjay Events Consult and young active citizen living and working in Abuja, Nigeria. Gilbert has 3 years experience as a practising Land Surveyor and 10 years experience as an Event Management consultant. He was nominated in January, 2018 by Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) Abuja face-to-face for best Entrepreneurs' award, two time winner of best Table Topic Presenter in May and June by Grand City Toastmasters, Abuja. Gilbert James graduated from University of Jos, he earned his B.Sc in Geography and Planning. As an undergraduate he saw the need and too the lead by empowering over five hundred (500) youth and women in his community who were bedevilled by poverty and hunger in 2003, he volunteered with Hope Foundation to train teenagers between age 11-18 years , he has been involved in many voluntary services. He is member of Junior Chambers International, Abuja Unity, YALI, and Beenet Empowerment Scheme. Gilbert is interested in poverty reduction through Entrepreneurship, Safe and Clean Environment and Public health.
Muhammad Habibu Abdullahi
He is by name Muhammad Habibu Abdullahi. Habib being the CEO & Founder of Queen Amina Medicine Store Azare is a 20 years old youth leader who has an experience in the Medical Part. Also a Student with a demonstrated history of working in the Medical field Industry with additional skills in Research, Computer Operations, Management, Customer Service, and Strategic Planning. Strong healthcare services professional with a Bachelor’s Degree focused in Bachelor Health Education (BSc. HE) from University of Maiduguri. In addition He is currently serving as the Organizing Secretary for The Young Leadership Association of Nigeria Bauchi State Chapter.
I love bringing out the best in people
Henry Afor, a native of IMO state. Lead Pastor, Jubilee Baptist Church, Founder, and doubles as the President of Paraclete Church International. The CEO of Kingdom Leaders Initiative Network (KLIN) an outfit developed to train and equip leaders at the grass root starting at the Secondary school level, and sending humanitarian service to the less privilege. A former lecturer at the Evanpentecost Bible College International and currently practice as principal of Bible class outfit helping called men and women. Married and the marriage blessed. A trainer teacher from the University of Ibadan 2003 set. A State Coordinator with Debuilder Advocacy Center International a non governmental organization. Henry afor is a Masters degree student with the Walden University, although currently pending for financial reasons.
I am a philtraphronist always wanting to impact my environment in any way, a lover of nature. Am an indigene of Okeimesi Ekiti. A graduate of Industrial design Federal University of Technology, Akure
Hezekiah MBA Ibrahim
Am a graduate of forestry technology, with a PGD in project management. Health and safety environmentalist, facility manager and a human resources manager. A member of the chartered institute of project management and yali network. Am perssionate in helping the less privilege in knowing there right and doing the things they ought to do.
I am a native of Numan LGA of Adamawa state. I attended my primary and secondary education in my town,where i admitted into Adamawa state university in Mubi, were I read Agricultural. Science .After that , I decided to established an enterprises for poultry farm .
I am from Otukpo in Benue state, born on October 1st 1986, reside in Kaduna and a graduate of Business Management from Abubakar Tafawa Balewa university Bauchi 2016.
Victoria Ifeoluwa Ayo is a Biochemist, a student and a Young active global citizen who leaves in Ota, Ogun State, Nigeria. Victoria is a graduate of University of Mkar, Benune state, Nigeria, where she had her Bachelors degree in Biochemistry in 2012. She is currently rounding up her masters degree in Ibrahim Badamasi Baabangida University (IBBU) Lapai, Niger state, Nigeria (MSc. Biochemistry). In June 2017,she volunteered with Voluntary Service Overseas (VSO) under International Citizen Service (ICS) in Oke-Ode, Kwara State for three (3) months where she worked with a team to improve the quality of education through inclusive learning spaces. Her areas of Interest include public health, Community development and the girl child education and health.
My name is Helen Ansa, am a graduate of History and International Studies from University of Uyo Akwa Ibom State. A development worker with 7 years experience in HIV/AIDS,malaria,adolescent reproductive health,family planning, OVC,gender etc. Currently running diploma in entrepreneurial studies from the schools of salesmanship.
My name is Ismail, an indigene of Kaduna State Nigeria. I am 27 years old and i have a bachelors degree in History and Srategic Studies, am also a muslim.
CHUKWUDI CLEMENT IWEH
Clement hails from Ihiala Local Government Area of Anambra State. He holds B.Sc. in Economics from National Open University of Nigeria. Also a National Diploma from Kaduna State Polytechnic in the field of Electrical and Electronics Engineering . YALI RLC Alumnus; Member International Exchange Alumni (IEA); Member Young Entrepreneurs of Nigeria; The CEO of E-ment Global Enterprise. Co-founder City of Greatness Youths Centre International (COGYC).A Social entrepreneur, He mentors youths on leadership, skills acquisitions and entrepreneurship,Delegate/ Volunteer of Generations for peace in Nigeria . He is impacting his generation through his skills and knowledge. Also, he has the vision of becoming a renowned entrepreneur across the scope of Africa and a voice for his generation in promotion of human dignity and sanctity of human rights to the actualization of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Esohe Gift Iyi-Aguebor
Iyi-Aguebor Esohe Gift is an interior designer who is presently the C.E.O of Xtacy Interior Design and Decor a start up Firm. she graduated from the University of Benin, Edo State, Nigeria, where she studied Agricultural Science. Because of her passion for creating beautiful, safe and functional spaces she switched into Interior design and decor. She attended Creative City school of interior design and decor. She has worked in several places and held several positions one of which is an Administrative office in an NGO( Christ Love Foundation ) that is involve in paying school fee of indigent children and catering for Widows and the less privilege in the Southwest region of Nigeria. She is a member of Yali Network and also has participated in various online courses on Open2Study such as Management for competitive Edge, Nutrition, Project Management and Photography with certificates.
I’m Nelson Izah, am a technophile and a software developer and front end certified developer from Free Code Camp and certified Android developer from Andela in partnership with Google and Udacity. I work as a software developer at Radah Labs, a tech and digital agency in port harcourt. Am a solution and technical developer at DoTheDream Youth development Initiative, Nelson Izah as exuded great boldness and dynamism in advocating youth leadership and development and was instrumental to the successful launch of DoTheDream ‘#SayNoToBadLyrics’ campaign, a campaign aimed at creating awareness on how the music young people listen to can contribute positively or negatively to their lives and influence the choices they make. He is a member of the Google Developers Group, Port Harcourt. He is very passionate about building the capacity of young people to leverage on technology and digital marketing tools to advance their businesses and change their world. He has an ability to manage people and resources effectively. He has a diploma in digital marketing certificate from Shaw academy, also taking a course on National Adaptation Plans: Building Climate Resilience in Agriculture from United Nations Institute for Training and Research, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations and UNDP and also an intermediate course from Andela on web technology through the ALC (Andela Learning Community). He is passionate about young people, he believes the main reason of living is to add and contribute to life and to humanity. He believes that every young people have what it takes to change their life, and is so passionate about changing someone’s life.
Aniebiet is an engineer by profession, he graduated from Akanu Ibiam Federal Polytechnic Unwana. A writer, travelling and researching, a co-founder of Re birth voice and CEO of st Jame technical venture, a program aim at combating illiteracy and joblessness in the society
My name is Esther Micah Lamon, I am an indigene of Gombe state,from shongom LGA. Am a young lady of 29years and single who is passionate about seeing single ladies being independent and self empowered.I run my own business in Gombe state. EML bridals and makeover.
Am a simple and humble person, I have obtained SSCE, NCE, BSC,NYSC CERTIFICATE'S
JoeMartins Emezie Atueyi holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Polymer and Textile Engineering, from Federal University of Technology, Owerri and an MBA from Lagos Business School. He is the founder of Harrison and Joe Investment, a food company, that manufactures and sells frozen yoghurts and icecream. He has worked as a Senior Sales Executive with efritin.com, one of the leading e-commerce companies in Nigeria. Due to his passion to create wealth and to become his own boss, he founded his business firm in 2016. JoeMartins is a Tony Elumelu Foundation entrepreneur and an alumni of Accelerate Labs, a Microsoft training centre for outstanding African entrepreneurs. He is very committed to youth entrepreneurship and self employment initiatives in Africa.
I'm a lot of graduate of IT that is committed and focused about the improvement of humanity in any way possible. I have a career working on sectors ranging from services, consulting and management. Joining this platform avails me the chance to integrate and evolve as a person as knowledge is being shared and connections are being made.
John Eperetun a Development worker and Urban planner lives and work in Kaduna, Nigeria. John have over one year experience in community development and Urban planning. In 2015 he was selected alongside 18 volunteers on the international citizen service programme, led by voluntary Service overseas funded by UK department of International development in Kwali Abuja. In 2017 he was selected as a Team leader were he led a Team of 42 volunteers of mixed nationality from the UK and Nigeria to improve the quality of education through improving learning outcomes in schools as well as the introduction of 21st century skills in Kwara State Nigeria. John is a Graduate of the Federal University of Technology Akure were he obtained a B. Tech in Urban and Regional planning. He is an Aspiring applicant of the Commonwealth scholarship. John is an Active member of International citizen service volunteers alumni network and Pearless initiative. His interest lies in International development, community development and above all Urban Planning.
am a geologist and political analyst
A graduate of Industrial Chemistry. I currently work as a Laboratory officer.
Joy Iseki is passionate about helping people embrace their authenticity so they can live on purpose. Through her #lifeonpurpose initiative, she teaches youths and children from primary school age how to live an intentional life by accepting first who they are, and making the difference using their uniqueness. She's currently the CEO of Kharitoos Plus Limited, a food and event services company.
Jude John Eguabor
Jude holds a degree in Public Administrationis from Kaduna City University of Technology, an Entrepreneur of different shpere of life, an activist against women trafficking and child labour, Training and Research Officer WOTCLEF Vanguard Federal Polythecninc Bida Chapter 2003 - 2004, Volunteer Field Administrator and Data Entry Officer at the Global Initiative for Women And Children (GIWAC) Kaduna, active Administrator, active member YALI Network, partner Inner City Missions (ICM), Motivational Speaker, Music Composer, Instrumentalist , Singer, Hair Stylist, Agricultural Extension Consultant and a Digital Marketer, CEO Colour Drop Resource, CEO Metro Waste Mangement.
Am Judith Mojibayo from Delta State, 39years of age, married and lives in Bayelsa state, works in Delta State with Delta State Oil Producing Area Development Commission, a graduate of Finance and Banking from the University of Port Harcourt and currently doing my M.sc with Niger Delta University, Wilberforce Island Bayelsa state.
I am Julius Oyeniyi, I'm from Atiba Local Government in Oyo State, I graduated from the University of Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria, where I studied Mathematics and Education with second class upper (honours), I'm presently base in Kano, Nigeria, I finished my service year in 2017, I had served as technical director in both Winners Campus Fellowship and Nigeria Christian Corpers' fellowship, I am a member of chartered Institute of customer relationship management, I'm a certified customer service professional, I have been awarded as a technical director in Nigeria Christain Corpers' fellowship, I am into photography and cinematography, I'm presently doing my masters degree in Mathematics at Bayero University Kano, Nigeria.
Ettoh Oghenekefe is a young strategic individual passionate about gender equality, youth and community development. He is a biochemistry graduate from the University of Benin, Benin city. Ettoh has over five years experience in the non profit sector. where he has functioned in principal roles. He started his career in the nonprofit sector with the Nigerian Red Cross Society (UNIBEN Detachment) where he served as a one time Diretor of Welfare and Treasurer. With this organization, Ettoh was able to train over a thousand students in first aid and disaster management. Also, he was able to organize sensitization and awareness programs that helped impact the lives of hundreds of persons. With a team, he was able to initiate the first ever swimming and drowning training course that the institution had ever had. Ettoh was also a team member of recruitment team that helped the society recruit over five hundred members in four years. Ettoh is also a skilled public communicator and career coach. Presently, he is a career coach with Junior Achievement Nigeria, JAN. He is also a member and content developer with Nirmala Chellarams Centre for Entrepreneurship Skills; a centre where he took part in a first ever DashOut one-week leadership program. Ettoh enjoys writing and has trained himself in this act where he now develops ontents for different platforms and organizations. Currently, he is a content developer with Phenomenal African Women Foundation. Ettoh is presently an intern with International School of Management, ISM and an Ambassador with Strategy and Innovation for Development Initiative, SI4DEV. Passionate about helping young individuals develop a bright future, Ettoh volunteers with Save the Future Initiative, SDFI, where with a team, they focus non the need to sensitize young ones on the need to lead a good life and pay attention to education. If not working, Ettoh enjoys listening to good music, playing football, spending quality time with family, eating good healthy meal and surfing the net.
Stella-maris Obeta is a young active citizen who is passionate about development, a graduate of Economics from Caritas University, Enugu Nigeria. She is a professional baker and runs a small bakery shop in Abuja, aside baking, she voluntered with Volunteer Service Overseas, in a project aimed at securing better livelihood for a rural community in Osun State. She was among the 100 women selected for Cherie Blair foundation road to women's growth program in 2016.
I was born on July 22, in rivers state. I attended navy nursery and primary school. I later further my secondary education in olobiri community secondary school bayelsa state. I continued to Niger delta university, Wilberforce island, amassoma. Where I graduated with honours in Theatre arts 2009. I also obtained a post graduate degree in education (child psychology). I'm also a master degree holder in theatre arts. I'm a mother of three kids. I love children and teaching is my obsession.
Am Lawal Muhammad a chemist i obtained B.Sc chemistry at Kaduna State University. I am a fellow of SI4dev.
Blessing Lawal is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Global Socio-Economic and Financial Evolution Network(GSFEN). He is a Chartered Banker(CIBN), Chartered Treasurer (CICT USA), Chartered Financial Manager (CIPFM USA, IPFM LONDON), Chartered Financial Analyst (CFI CANADA), ESL Certified(TEFL), Certified Digital Marketing Professional(Google), Certified Microsoft Innovative Educator(Microsoft), Certified eCommerce Associate (ICTP, CIU), and a Certified Veterans Entrepreneurship Professional (America's SBDC) with over Two Hundred other professional certifications from top Institutions such as University of London, Stanford, MIT, Harvard, NYIF, WTO, IFC, WHO, CFI, UNITAR, WORLD BANK, USAID, SMI, UNIGE and the likes. He holds a Bachelor degree in Economics(NG), MBA(UK), MBA Financial Management(SA), MBS(USA), MMIS(Pakistan), MCom(PICS) with several Diplomas. Blessing has held several Management positions in the Finance Industry. He is a member of American Society of Administrative Professionals, Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics USA, Institute of Internal Auditors USA, International Institute of Certified Forensic Investigation Professionals USA, Chief Financial Officers USA, Corporate Finance Institute Canada/USA, Young Africa's Entrepreneurs, Association of International Educators(NAFSA) USA, International Literacy Association USA, International Society for Development and SustainabilityJAPAN, American Leadership Development Association(ALDA), among others. Blessing is a specialist in Financial Analysis, Administration, Microfinance Banking and Investment Management. Recently, Blessing became the first in Africa to emerge as a Global Ambassador of Models of Impact(MOI) USA. Blessing is an Alumnus of Young African Leaders Initiative(YALI) RLC West Africa, Accra where he emerged top 3 best Leaders in 2017. View my Personality here https://www.16personalities.com/profiles/6e633ee8b534e LinkedIn : https://www.linkedin.com/in/blessing-lawal-750a5471 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/blessing.lawal
I'm Sulyman Luqman. A volunteer and literacy motivator. Graduated from University of Ilorin where I studied Health Education. A Creative Destiny funeral and Social Worker.
A Damaturu based Public Affairs Commentator
Philemon Manchang Noah is an undergraduate student from the department of chemical engineering , Ahmadu Bello University Zaria. He currently live in Kaduna state but a Plateau state base.He is also currently working on establishing a NGO for the purpose of creating a platform for effective teaching and learning and also providing scholarship most especially to the less privilege in the society. Manchang is an active member of YALI Network Face2Face facebook page. His areas of interest include education, health, girl's right, poverty alleviation and politics.
Emmanuella is final year student of Criminology and security studies at National Open University of Nigeria and also a Development worker. She is currently a participant of YALI cohort 4 at ASCON, Lagos. She is also a self-esteem advocate
Valentine idaewor from Edo state Nigeria and an international graduate of Criminology with a passion to engage the young youth for community development and national development.
I am Martha,born December 1st 1994
Mary Ojakovo is studied sociology and anthropology in the University of Benin, Benin City, Nigeria. She has worked as a teacher in Mafina Primary School Lagos, Nigeria and also as a social media marketer in Hitnetwork Nigeria. Currently, She is working as a volunteer with Youlead-Cuso International as one of the Youth Resource Center Manager in Cross River State, Nigeria. Her goals is to serve as a leader, to be known for inspiring youths to be more than they thought they could be and to make a significant difference wherever she finds herself.
Am Henry and am an aspirant of uni port and am social creative and blessed with teachical abilities.
I am loyal and God fearing
A philanthropist and a good humanitarian with a passion to lead the next generation.
Aiyekusehin Monisola Beauty
Aiyekusehin monisola is a school administrator at Beth-arbel Montessori school, her brain child,with over ten years experience in school management and administration, where she focuses on general administration, curriculum planning,blending and evaluation, she holds a masters degree in international relations from the university of Benin, Edo state,Nigeria, and a bachelors degree in education and accounting from olabisi onabanjo university, Ago iwoye,Ogun state,Am passionate and committed to educating children in an enabling environment, building on the principles of Montessori Education,selected as part of the YALI Nigeria cohort 5 beginining from june 4 -july 13 ,2018.My Areas of interest includes Education,Agriculture and community development.
I am a capinter
Muhammad Adamu from kankia local government katsina state Nigeria, I studies Bsc info and communication technology. I am currently volunteer in amnesty international nigeria as katsina state coordinator.
I am Muhammad Usman, plant scientists by profession graduate of Usmanu Danfodiyo University Sokoto, i am at best of my work, i lived in gusau, zamfara state, i am currently a serving corp member and i am 25 years old. I am employed in private sector (de lite cyber cafe) served as computer operator. Thanks
Muhammad Abdulkabir Jamiu
I am a simple guy
Musa is a tech savvy graduate of Computer Science from Kano University of Science and Technology Wudil in 2016. He is currently seeking opportunities and also working as a tailor for gents dresses. He is currently an Ambassador for SI4DEV Initiative, an active member of Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) Network Face2Face Kaduna State Chapter. Musa is also a keen online scholar, has earned online Certificates from Google, Cisco Networking Academy and YALI Network among others. He is currently volunteering for some NGOs since 2017 and has participated in their outreach and programs. Musa is also open to volunteering opportunities for any organization that may need his contribution. He has strong passion for digital literacy, improved healthcare delivery to rural communities and community development services
Musa Usman Musa
Musa is an extension agent working with Kano State agricultural and rural development authority with 12 years working experience, a farmer-field and Business School (FFBS) Facilitator under TRIMING project. also a chairman community peace ambassadors network trained by ICEADA under youth for healthy community initiative (Y4HCI) project. Musa is a Registered member of Nigerian forum for agricultural advisory services (NIFASS), also a member Nigerian association of Animal health and husbandry technologists (NAAHHTS), obtained a national diploma and higher national diploma in animal production technology from college of agriculture Dambatta Kano. Musa is a graduate of ahmadu Bello university Zaria where he studied Agricultural extension. Currently an MSc student at bayero university Kano studying agricultural extension
Naim Abubakar Bala
Name- Naim Bala Abubakar LGA. Kankia State. Katsina Address. No2 charanchi street gachi kankia I study Bsc. Microbiology
Chinelo is a final year medical student of University of Jos Plateau State,Nigeria. She is currently the Nigerian Female Medical Students Coordinator/Liaison officer of Nigerian Medical Students Association to Medical Women Association of Nigeria. She is a member of United Nations -Major Group for Children and Youth under the working group of SDG-5/CSW. Nelo is also a member of Standing Committee on Sexual and Reproductive Health including HIV/AIDS under International Federation of Medical Students Association. She is passionate about Girl Child Education.
A graduate of biochemistry, planning executive of an environmental utility group and an ardent believer in the Non-profit organization promoting development and advancement in people
Nneka is a girl child activist and an advocate for the education of young girls. She is currently a student and hopes to make a difference in Nigeria's medical sector by creating awareness on various health issues and control measures.
Emmanuel is a student and experienced community service volunteer.
Franklin NWACHUKWU is a young, emerging SDG who hails from Imo State, Nigeria. He is a graduate of Agricultural Biochemistry and Nutrition from the University of Ibadan and a Project Management Professional from the Utiva Academy. He is also a Google Certified Digital strategist. He is personally invested in positive change. His interests include girl child support, early childhood education, health, environmental, epidemic awareness and world food outreach. He is a Partner with the World Food Relief, a member of the United Nations Youth Association and a Facilitator of Mind The Gap Organisation. He resides in Ibadan, Oyo State but is a Corp member currently serving in Umuahia, Abia State as a Professional Educator and Development Knowledge Facilitator. His hobbies include reading, swimming and meeting creative and positively innovative people.
Nwamaka Osu holds a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) degree from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, attended the Nigerian Law School, Yenagoa Campus and is called to the Nigerian Bar. She has over three years experience in the legal sector specifically focusing on the protection of human rights and the rights of children. She has experience working for Human Rights Volunteer Corps (HRVC) an NGO and actively volunteers for several others. Nwamaka is currently the Legal Executive/ Research Editor with Legal Blitz Limited where she advises the Company on legal matters. She is passionate about justice, equality and education and aspires to see a society free of oppression, a place where people have equal opportunities and access to quality education and most importantly a system which supports children to dream and be all that they aspire to be.
Habila Obidah hails form Yola, Adamant state. He is a graduate of Biochemistry from the Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola Habila has worked with couple of schools as a teacher and facilated a lot of seminars on the need for education as well as understanding the rights of the girl child Habila is committed to community development, very passionate, open to learning and loves meeting new people Habila is currently a fellow with the North East Social Innovation Fellowship, an initiative of the North East Regional Initiative in collaboration with USAID, a social innovation on countering violent extremism in the North Eastern part of Nigeria.
My name is odunaya busayo, I am 27 years old, born and brought up in Oyo state,Ibadan to be precise, Ogun state by origin, I attended Good & Mercy nursery and primary school, ibadan and also proceed to secondary school ( Bashorun High School ) in year 2001, Later went to (Atorise Comprehensive College) in 2005 and graduated in 2008. i gain admission into the Polytechnic (The polytechnic Ibadan) for my National Diploma in 2010 to 2012, I had to go for 1year industrial Training which did with (IITA,Ibadan) and i was opportune to under a professional training in the same organization,went back to the same Institute in 2014 for my Higher National Diploma and graduated in 2016. I went for my National Youth Service Corp in 2017 and was posted to Kano state where i served with IITA for 1year.
Am a young and intelligent who like to be part of an organization with challenging responsibilities where I can develop a career, using my analytical, creative and result oriented skill to aid my objective achieve her corporate goals on developmental work practical research implementation, project execution, enhancement of professional ethics and integrity in work.
Oyeyemi Olawore Nurudeen
I am graduate of Obafemi Awolowo University , I study Mechanical Engineering. Currently, I am a Support Engineer at Etop Nigeria Limited. I am into Android development ( A beginner). I am from Oyo state, Ibadan to be precise. I love classic music.
My name Omotola, i graduated from the Ekiti State University in Nigeria, i had my first degree in econmics under the faculty of education. i love to write, teach and also do alot of creatives things. i am presently an admin representative in an e commerce company in Lagos. i hope to broaden my knowledge in other to help the younger generations in S14DEV
am a young Nigerian youth who work as volunteer at African health project,we deal with people with HIV positive and make all effort for it eradication among non infected.
A Librarian by Profession, 30years of Age, From Okehi Local govt. Of Kogi State, had Btech. In Library and Information Technology, Member of YALI Kogi NGO, NYCN Kogi.
Onyinye Ukorah is a communications/social media strategist. An aspiring philanthropist that lives in Enugu, Nigeria. Onyinye has 6 years experience as a communications and social media strategist. She currently writes for Genevieve magazine, she also manages her father's fumigation/pest control business, Stevkay Investment Nig. Ltd. Her love for reading and writing led her to volunteer with Magical books to tutor kids with reading challenge. Onyinye's interests are in education and enterprise.
Born and brought up in kano but indigene of kwara state
Peniel Mark-Edomwande is a Lagos-based Optometrist and Community Eye Health Educator/Practitioner; She is also a Certified Etiquette and Image Consultant cum Life Skills and Character Educator. As an Optometrist, She holds a Doctor of Optometry from the Abia State University, Nigeria. Prior to starting her practice as a Community Eye Health Educator and Practitioner, she served for almost a decade as a Hospital-based and Clinic-based Optometrist with Ancilla Catholic Eye Hospital, Lagos, FMC Bida, Niger State and Radiant Optics,Lagos. Following her passion for grassroots and community development, she is actively involved in projects and also collaborative efforts with other professional bodies aimed at making eye care sensitization and health services available and affordable to the grassroots populace. This has also informed her interest in promoting eye health in school children, she gives regular eye care education in schools for parents, school nurses, teachers and children in both primary and secondary schools. She is also the founder of The Etiquette Guide, an Image and Etiquette Training Institute with focus on Children Etiquette, Corporate and Business Etiquette, Soft Skills and Personal Development, Elocution and Accent Softening, International Protocol and Etiquette etc. As part of her community service, she also runs a not-for-profit arm of the institute that provides free etiquette coaching and training services to children in Orphanages and Public schools. She is presently a Volunteer-Partner with United for Education Foundation, Lagos, Nigeria. She aims to bridge the gap between the expected soft skills and social behaviours of individuals from privileged backgrounds/families/private education and those from disadvantaged backgrounds/families/orphanages/public education in Nigeria. Her areas of interest are Public health, Community education and development, Youth development etc
Anas Abdullahi Usman
Born in Kano state, municipal local government. pursued now a bachelor Degree in chemistry.
Ojamalia Priscilla Godwins
A graduate of Nutrition and Dietetics with a masters in Disaster Management and Postgraduate diploma in Education. Trained Nutritionist, Disaster Manager, Teacher and HR consultant. Possess; Excellent human relations, Good team player, Pleasant appearance and disposition, Good creative and negotiating skills, Excellent numerical and analytical skill, Excellent communication skills, Ability to Work Under Pressure, Good decision making ability, Effective time Management, Self-motivation, Conflict resolution, Good leadership ability, Quick adaptability to new environment. Founder and team leader of "Intervention Strategy for Nutritional Health Initiative", an NGO comprised of a team of nutritionist, dieticians and humanitarians across Nigeria, with a mission geared towards a society devoid of hunger, starvation, food insecurity, malnutrition and nutrition related diseases. Our activities cuts across awareness, advocacy, collaboration, program implementation, monitoring and evaluation, humanitarian relief support/guide, surveys and recommendations.
I'm real, love writing and making something out of nothing.
I'm a student of Niger Delta University Amassoma, studying for a degree in agricultural and environmental engineering.
I am Gorip Rene, an architect from plateau state. Lives in jos plateau state, single n hard working
Medical Sociologist and an adept social health researcher. Her areas of interest includes Health Promotion and Education, Gender disparities in Health and illness, social epidemiology.
Ruke Ejegreh is an optometrist with a varying degree of interest spanning from public health, research to writing. Ruke was inspired to pioneer the Lafia Sight and Sanitary Aid project as a way to tackle these issues in the region. Also not a stranger to volunteer work, Ruke aspires to take up more volunteer work and is an active member of the YALI Network.
Sadisu Salisu has just three years' experience with computers and the internet. In the last two years he has used his developing skills as a volunteer in community development, where he focused on IDPs, and Peace. Currently, Sadisu is working with Lovatt Foundation, teaching orphans computer. Sadisu is program assistant for the Mufarka Youth Development Initiative in partnership with US Embassy Nigeria, where he is serving as peace co-coordinator of Nasarawa L.G.A. Sadisu has overcome multiple barriers to experience formal, school-based education gaining a Junior Secondary School Certificate on the way to bigger dreams of becoming a pharmacist in the future as part of the concerns he has on the betterment of the society . Sadisu has spent quite year on network marketing, prospecting, and selling of products. Sadisu was taught three modules on entrepreneurship during leadership and personal development training that he attended recently. Sadisu is driven by concerns about the unemployment rate in Nigeria which one day he hopes to see it becoming history in the country. Upon completion of the YALI RLC West African Program, Sadisu plans to create more ways for disenfranchised and marginalised people, women and people with disabilities, to become self sufficient.
Am Joyce Ayaebi Solomon Francis,am a graduate of banking and finance.From Niger Delta University Wilberforce Island.Bayelsa State.I love God and I have Passion for the things of God.I love to see people happy.
Akpan is a Project Manager and CEO, Season Consulting Services, Agriculture Extension Service Advisor with the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD) on voluntary basis. Akpan is a multi-skilled Environmental/Project Management Professional with over 10 years of people, project/programme, operations and strategic management experience in the private and public sectors. A forward thinker, goal-getter and an advocate of sustainable best practices. He has been a Founder/Pioneer Secretary General, Students’ Chemical Society of Nigeria, Akwa Ibom State Polytechnic chapter. Akpan is an MDG Merit Award winner having participated in MDG Advocacy Project in 2008. He is an author, a conference speaker and has published 5 research articles in reputable international journal. As a young professional, he won YPW Best Performance Award of Society of Petroleum Engineers in 2009. In 2017, Akpan joined Young Africa Leaders Initiative (YALI) and participated on its leadership training. With six certificates earned at present, Akpan is fully committed to the service of his community. Akpan has been an active member of YALI Network Face2Face group Akwa Ibom Chapter; Ambassador, Strategic and Innovation for Development (SI4DEV). His areas of interest include public health; food sufficiency and community development in general.
Samuel Olanrewaju Olayemi is the MD/CEO of SAMOL CONSULT AND PARTNERS LTD a Construction and general contracting company with headquarters presently in Lagos. He is a graduate of Architecture from the Federal Polytechnic Nasarawa. He is the founder and National President of Independent Candidacy Support GROUP (ICSG) and Re-orientated Youth in Politics (ROYIP) Initiative. His passion is for Politics , Education, Motivational Speaking, Brainstorming Solutions to seemingly difficult situation and Mobilization for a good cause. He has a moto that motivates him; n2t meaning NO TWO TRUTHS. He is married. He is also passionate for the Gospel of Christ.
Samuel Alhaji Jibion
Samuel Alhaji Jibion from Demsa Local Government Area, Adamawa state, Nigeria. Born on 2nd May,1984, I have B.sc Economics from Federal University of Technology Yola, Adamawa state. I am Presently Ambassador of CORAF(Nurturing Enterprising Youths in Agricultural Technology) west and Central Africa. It has always been my passion to see myself solving problems that affect humanity, this dream came to me immediately I finished my secondary school. I Really want to self reliance and be a model for Nigerian Youths.
AbdulBasith Sijuade AKINYEMI-ESHILOKUN
Tax administrator, Microbiologist and Health educator / advocate. Also passionate about good governance. Global Youth Ambassador (Their world, UK), Brand Ambassador, Young African Leaders Forum (YALF), FOUNDER, Health Volunteers Naija
A Simple and diplomatic person.
My name is Salawu Simon Aliyu a graduate of geography from Usmanu Danfodio University
Sulyman Sodeeq Abdulakeem
Freelance Writer. Bibliophile. Strategist. Advocate. Student. Librarian and Information Scientist.
solomon k musa
a blogger an educational tutor, web master, and a computer and e-tutor
I'm a young civil engineer trying to build on my career through field works
An experienced, enthusiastic and focused teacher who is committed to safeguarding and promoting the education and well-being of Special needs children and adults people at all times. Fatinikun is passionate about giving young Special needs children the best possible education in life, and enjoys working in a busy environment and relishes the challenge of managing a diverse workload. He is able to establish a supportive relationship with not only students but also their parents and fellow teachers all with the aim of promoting and reinforcing a student’s independence and self-esteem. He is someone who is fundamentally committed to good practise and innovation and who is very much a team player. Always engaged in continuous learning in order to broaden his knowledge and experience, he is confident, passionate and enthusiastic about working with normal children and also with special needs children. Fatinikun is currently looking for a challenging teaching role that is only limited by the candidates drive and ambition.
Adegbite Adetayo is an Entrepreneur, an emerging Digital Marketer and a budding Graphics Designer living in Ogun State, Nigeria. Adetayo has 3 years experience in mini importation business. He is a graduate of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology where he earned his Bachelor of Technology degree in 2017. Adetayo while in school, led a team of 10 other leaders (with at least each team having 7 people) to see to their academic,spiritual, financial and material needs. He also served as the Liaison officer of an organization for a year while in school. Adetayo is an active member of YALI Network Face2Face group OYO chapter. He is interested in Good Governance, Servant Leadership and Business Enterprise.
Timi has a passion for innovation and change in the society. He has a passion for guiding young minds through skill acquisition programs.
Am Etesike timipa I studied management from Niger Delta University,am presently an entrepreneur,I run my business am passionate about making impact in my society.
Am Christianah Oyebanji Tobi, based in kano state, Nigeria. A PGD holder in customer relationship management and a member of the chartered institute of customer relationship management, an HND holder and an entrepreneur in all catering services, a passionate and committed to help the less privilege by putting smiles on their faces and making them great in life by training on them on skills acquisition.
Dorothy Ngukeren Akende is the CEO of Adamate Farm, and Executive Director House of Hilkiah Foundation . Born 18 March, indigene of Benue state in Nigeria. She holds a Bachelor’s of Arts degree in Religious Studies from Nasarawa State University keffi, Nigeria. Volunteered with Finland embassy Nigeria, Uturn Africa convergence Program Officer Coordinator Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) Network Benue , Benue state Coordinator Africa Youth Initiative on Crime Prevention, Coordinator Model United Nations Development Organization Benue State and member of NELIS (Next Leaders Initiative for Sustainability, www.nelis2020.net)
A native of ile Ife , osun state. Studied Agricultural Economics and Extension. Currently a short term staff in International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, kano state chapter which is a not for profit organization
Patricia Okolo is program management expert, she is the program manager for entrepreneurship program at skills outside school foundation, she is a career coach, wcurriculum developer and a community mobilizer. Patricia has a bachelor degree in Economics, and currently undergoing her post graduate degree in public health. Patricia has volunteered with live bridge Foundation, re-learn, volunteers in Nigeria, Amazing amazon and Enactus Unijos. She has passion for disadvantaged women and youth development.
Lilian Agbo has over 5 years experience working with entrepreneurs in Technology Incubation Centre owned by the Federal Government of Nigeria, where she focuses on research, to improve entrepreneurs’ product and add innovations to make it international standard. She has been working with youth since February 2011 to help raise quintessential leaders and foster peace in her country through volunteer platforms such as Inspire youth Network, Nigeria and Abuja Youth Interfaith Forum. She suddenly develop a deep urge to help teenage girls when she saw many around her struggling with emotional trauma, substance abuse, body image issues, losing parents, teen pregnancy, obsession, bullying, depression, early marriage, domestic violence, sexual abuse, verbal abuse etc. This motivated her to go for a Masters Degree in Public Health in order to empower young girls. Upon completion of the YALI program, Lilian plans to go from schools to schools, community to community educating young girls and helping them live the right kind of life and also a monthly publications which she intends to give them for free. Lilian is passionate about influencing people to live and lead right. She is also a skilled writer and suddenly growing interest to blog about teenage girls.
Ukaigweh Roberts Nnaemeka
Roberts is Human Resource Management consultant and Project Manager with a cumulative years experience. He acquired knowledge, experience and skill in business strategy, planning and execution, Organizational planning, Design Implementation and process design. He is a trained Accountant by profession from Abia State University , Uturu, Nigeria, An Associate Member Institute of Strategic Management Nigeria, Executive Masters in Project Management from Pneuma Projects; an affiliate of Project Management Institute, USA, Basic Certificate in Leadership from Dominion Leadership Institute, Lagos. He is a facilitator at Dominion City Academy, A Leadership Training School of Dominion City Worldwide (Golden Heart Foundation), Co- Founder, City of Greatness Youth Center International where he serves in the capacity of program Manager and Trainer and Module developer. He is a participant at the currently ongoing program "Dialogue for peace" in Kaduna State by Generations for Peace (GfP) an International reputable NGO from Jordan. He is currently the Ambassador of Strategy and Innovation for Development (SI4DEV) where he coordinates the Kaduna State focus Group. His Core Values are Passion for God, People, Excellence, Knowledge, Relationship. He is a member of YALI RLC Cohort 6, where he serves in the Profile Committee. He is also an active member of the YALI face2face Kaduna. He is a system oriented person. He is fun to be with, friendly, and Loving.
Uwara Ekanem is a driven and energetic economist, humanitarian. She is concerned about creating a platform where youths are champions of sustainable development and the growth of any economy. Her interest are in education, peace-building and agriculture. She is experienced in youth leadership development with a demonstrated history of working in youth engagement projects through AIESEC for the past 5yrs. Skilled in training, presentation, Research, strategic thinking, client serving, project conceptualisation and implementation, team coordination& tech savvy. Passionate young professional with a Bachelor degree focused in Economics, from the University of Jos.
Samuel Unekwu Elias is a Event Planner/Manager; young active citizen living and working in Lokoja, Nigeria. Samuel has 5 years experience as an accountant and Event consultant. He has also been a member of Nigerian Institute of Management and Chartered Institute of Loan and Risk Management since August/November 2015. Samuel is a presently taken course at the Young Africa Leadership Centre West Africa, Online Cohot 6. In 2017/2018. Samuel is a graduate of Kogi State Polytechnic where he earned his HND Accounting in 2013. Samuel is an active member of YALI Network Face2Face group Kogi Chapter. His areas of interest include Community Mobilization; Gender equality and civil responsibility in general.
Veronica Ijeweche Agana a young active citizen living and working in Kaduna, Nigeria. She is the founder of WastePlus Environmental Services which offers safe, affordable and ecofriendly waste management services to low and medium income communities and also the convener of #Project100Communities which promotes attitudinal change towards environment amongst citizens. Veronica has about 10 years’ experience spanning Environmental management, Human Resources Management, Customer Relations and Advocacy. Veronica a graduate of Ahmadu Bello University where she earned Bachelor’s Degree in Biology 2006. She is also an alumnus of Bayero University Kano where she obtained her Post Graduate Diploma in management and MBA (Human Resources). Veronica is an alumni of Accelerate Labs of the Future Project where she was awarded one of the Best Business Idea in North West region 2018. She is also member of the Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) Veronica is an active member of YALI Network Face2Face group Kaduna Chapter. She volunteers with Relay4Life where citizens where trained to become self-reliant and have further obtained credit facility from Bank of Industry to aid 30 participants kick start their business. Her areas of interest include Environment, Entrepreneurship, Women & youth empowerment, Business Performance and Good Governance. And uses her networks on social media to promote made in Nigeria goods. She joined SI4DEV to further advance her works in community.
I'm an Instrument Technician of upto 10 years experience, founder of Ika Youths Advancement Initiative, Clean Azuabie Initiative; Founder and MD of WECAN Energy Solutions.
Winifred Choji is a vibrant and dedicated business lady who is into clothes business and fashion designing. She is a graduate of Economics from the prestigious University of Jos, Plateau State. Has passion in Enterprising and also loves helping other youths (especially women) to be enterprising, self sufficient and reliant. She has a dream of changing the world around her through the creation of skill acquisition centre where the less privilege around her can find their footing. Also, she is open to and always interested in issues and discussions that are business related or oriented.
I am Wisdom Ikpechukwu, a civil servant
Adewole Kalejaye is a criminologist by profession. He graduated from the National Open University of Nigeria in 2016. He is an employee with the Ogun State Civil Service Commission, Veterinary department as a laboratory technician. He is a seasoned farmer and entrepreneur who has helped many other intending farmers in setting up their farm. He is currently running a farm management course at a reputable institute in Lagos, Nigeria
Am Christmas Raymond a graduate of delta state university civil engineering working with komez construction company single vibrant in research writing
Graduate of Ahmadu Bello University Zaria with a Bsc degree in Zoology, A lover of God, works with Airtel Nigeria and volunteers in humanitarian works, loves Traveling and learning new things.
Yusuf is a 28 years old male who graduated from I.b.b university lapai, Niger state from the department of business administration. He is a scout who engaged himself in modelling the young boys character so as to become good citizens of their country. Yusuf has became a leader in several organization with lots of achievements and still looking forward to make more positive impact within the present needy communities and the global world in general.
I'm just like every other person with a different view, I just want to be relevant to the world and add value to my society and everywhere I am found.
A student of university of Nigeria Nsukka, studying English and literary studies. From Nsukka Enugu State Nigeria.