Tag: youth

tosin adesinaOctober 22, 2018

2019: How political parties “killed” Not too Young to run law

When President Muhammadu Buhari signed the Not too Young to Run bill into law in May 2018. One of the ...

SponsorAugust 12, 2018

1,000 youth join Access Bank to celebrate International Youth Day

To celebrate International Youth Day, Access Bank hosted students of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) to an educational forum cum ...

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President of Ghana leads delegation in event aimed at tackling Africa unemployment

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo of Ghana, is scheduled to give a talk in a leading pan African conference organised ...

SponsorFebruary 13, 2018

Nigerian youth undergo masterclass sessions at The Nigerian Senate

An Advocacy group ‘The Public Senate’ recently gave Nigerian lawmakers the opportunity to sit with the people most affected by ...

ToluNovember 30, 2017

#NigeriasNewTribe: Here’s the official style guide for The Future Awards Africa 2017

The 2017 edition of Africa’s biggest youth event, The Future Awards is upon us. This year, organisers of the award ...

AzeezNovember 23, 2017

Join politics instead of complaining about bad leadership | Osinbajo tells youth

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has urged youth in the country to join political parties instead of sitting back to complain about ...

AzeezNovember 3, 2017

Army organises football competition for Borno youth in Sambisa

The Nigerian Army has organised a 16-team football competition in Sambisa Forest for youth of Gubio Local Government Area of Borno ...

SponsorOctober 9, 2017

Co-founders of #IamMindful Africa meets with former president Olusegun Obasanjo

Africa’s indigenous youth platform #IamMindful Africa co-founders Toluwalase Eniola and Tola Odumosu meet African icon and former President of Nigeria ...

AzeezOctober 6, 2017

Buhari will provide 360,000 jobs for the youth soon – Emefiele

Central Bank governor, Godwin Emefiele has said President Muhammadu Buhari will fulfil his promise to provide 360,000 jobs for youths nationwide. ...

EzinneSeptember 23, 2017

The Thread: “The world ends tomorrow. Confess your sins tonight and be free”, dude tweets. The reactions are lit!

What will you confess if the world were to end tomorrow and you were guaranteed heaven on a platter? That’s ...

AzeezSeptember 15, 2017

Hundreds of Biafran youth still missing, dead in Abia – IPOB

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has alleged that its members in Abia and Rivers were missing after clashes with ...

AzeezSeptember 12, 2017

Protesting Akwa Ibom youth dump coffin at Exxon Mobil gate

Youth from four local government area in Awka Ibom, playing host to Exxon Mobil, on Monday held a warning protest ...

AzeezSeptember 8, 2017

Youth organise prayers for Buhari, Nigeria’s unity

Some youth on Friday organised a prayer programme for the quick recovery of President Muhammadu Buhari and the unity of ...

SponsorSeptember 6, 2017

Mimiko, Oni, Abati, Banire, Sonaiya, Mamora put political differences aside to inspire Nigeria’s Emerging Political Leaders

Political leaders from across various divides have put aside their party differences and unite to empower Young and Emerging Political ...

SponsorSeptember 6, 2017

Muiz Banire, Jimi Agbaje, Segun Mimiko, others to discuss Internal Democracy and Politics with Emerging Political Leaders

The National Legal Adviser of the All Progressive Congress Dr. Muiz Banire, former PDP Gubernatorial Candidate in Lagos State Mr ...

SponsorAugust 25, 2017

YEN & Ooni of Ife to host Youth Empowerment Summit 2017 (YES2017) to empower 8000 youths

The Young Entrepreneurs of Nigeria (YEN) the umbrella body and voice for Nigerian young entrepreneurs in collaboration with His Imperial ...

EditorAugust 16, 2017

Why Charly Boy’s fight is not necessarily for the youth

by Alexander O. Onukwue Is it reasonable that every move that Charly Boy has made with regards to his new ...

AzeezAugust 14, 2017

Snatch power from old politicians | Obasanjo tells youth

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has urged youth in the country to democratically snatch power from old politicians. Obasanjo said since ...

EditorAugust 12, 2017

Youth inclusion in decision making helps foster peace #YouthDay

by Wareez Odunayo United Nations General Assembly in its resolution 54/120, on 17 December 1999, approved the recommendation by the ...

SponsorJuly 28, 2017

Leap Africa International Youth Day 2017: Call for submissions

LEAP Africa is proud to be part of a global recognition and promotion of the United Nations’ (UN) International Youth ...

EditorJuly 28, 2017

#NotTooYoungToRun bill: Young people, therefore, have no more excuse

by Usman Alabi Even after the passage of the Not Too Young to Run Bill in the National Assembly, we ...

AzeezJuly 25, 2017

Youth protest at N’Assembly over ‘Not too young to run’ bill

A group of youth on Tuesday protested at the National Assembly to demand the passage of the ‘not too young to ...

ToluJuly 22, 2017

[The Legislative Blog]: Senate clarifies status of #NotTooYoungToRun bill

The Nigerian Senate has risen to the occasion and has followed the footsteps of the lower chamber in offering an ...

AzeezJuly 17, 2017

Suicide bombing: Youth attack SEMA rescue team in Maiduguri

Officials of the Borno State Emergency Management Agency rescuing victims at the scene of a suicide bomb attack in Maiduguri ...

SponsorJuly 13, 2017

Youth for Global Change conference begins today

The Lagos Model United Nations (LMUN) is a three-day conference organised by the Faculty of Law, University of Lagos, which ...

EditorJuly 8, 2017

From Reality TV to Reality Twitter: Our mumu never really do

by Alexander O. Onukwue Are Nigeria’s politicians pleased to see the youth deep in distractions while the country runs adrift? ...

EditorJune 28, 2017

While you wait for restructuring, this should be your focus right now

by Alexander O. Onukwue Everyone is bombarding the Federal Government and the cabal that continues to hold Nigeria to ransom ...

EditorJune 28, 2017

Should the old restructure Nigeria for the youth?

by Alexander O. Onukwue As the discussion on the restructuring of Nigeria takes up the conversation space, the matter of ...

RoqeebahJune 24, 2017

[The Presidential Blog] Even if it’s the last thing you read, you mustn’t miss this speech by Osinbajo

Like you, we often find it impossible to explain what it is exactly about Professor Osinbajo that makes him seem so ...

AzeezJune 21, 2017

Igbo quit notice: Counsel the misguided elements among our youth | Osinbajo tells Northern rulers

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday urged Northern traditional rulers to always speak against hate speeches in their domain. Osinbajo ...

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