How can we make society better? This is a question that resonates with every social entrepreneur. An integral part of development in Africa in the last two decades has been as a result of the rise of some spectacular groups of individuals changing the status quo to advance Africa. In year 2004, LEAP Africa began … Continue reading Social Entrepreneurship: Challenging The Status Quo
Congratulations to our 2017 Fellows! LEAP Africa Social Innovators Programme (SIP) is a one year fellowship which supports talented young social innovators, whose ideas and initiatives offer effective and creative solutions to challenges in local communities across Nigeria. Through training and strategic support systems, the Fellows are equipped with the knowledge and skills needed to sustain and scale … Continue reading Young Leaders Tackling Nigeria’s Social Issues
Our character grows out of what we value as individuals. It begs the question "What kind of person do I want to be?" because the character traits we develop will in fact determine many of the decisions we make. Below is a story of a young lady who's intolerance for injustice resulted into a heated … Continue reading Dare To Speak Out LOUD!