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!
I lived the early years of my life inside my head. I was timid and afraid of people. I had panic attacks anytime I was spoken to and was expected to respond. However, I would try to respond by using different gestures to communicate my thoughts. This went on even through secondary school where I slowly started … Continue reading #LEAPISPARTOFMYSTORY: Ekene Onyiuke