The Future Awards Symposium for Young & Emerging Leaders to hold on March 19 … headline speaker, Obiageli Ezekwesili confirms

A new date has been announced for The Nigeria Symposium for Young and Emerging Leaders. The event was postponed from January following the protests called by organized labour and civil society. The event will now hold on Monday, March 19, 2012. “It has been a most instructive few weeks, and perhaps the upside to the protests and the […]

FYI: Due to the impending strike, The Future Awards Symposium for Young & Emerging Leaders has been postponed … new date to be announced shortly

By Red Media Group The Central Working Committee (CWC) of Nigeria Symposium for Young & Emerging Leaders has announced the postponement of the Symposium – it will no longer hold on 11 and 12 January 2012. The postponement is due to the nationwide strike called by the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) to protest the recent […]

Google Young Minds/Zeitgeists 2011 Announce its 12 Winners!

We published an article in February calling for young people to participate in a video competition organized by Livity and supported by Google to find the pioneers, change makers and leaders of tomorrow to take their place alongside the greatest minds and innovators of today at Google’s Zeitgeist 2011 event near London on May 15 […]

Africa Focus at Harvard University – April 5th -18th 2010

Africa themed conference coming up next week at Harvard…will feature Mrs. Obiageli Ezekwesili (Vice-President for the World Bank Africa Region), Governor Babatunde Fashola (Governor of Lagos), Dr. Jeffrey Sachs (Director, The Earth Institute at Columbia), among others…

Africa Focus at Harvard – April 5th -18th 2010

Harvard Africa Focus (formerly “Africa Week”) is a two-week long celebration of Africa at the Harvard University. A variety of events are planned to raise awareness about African culture and the economic, health, and policy concerns of the continent. This year, there will be panel discussions at the Harvard Kennedy School, an education conference at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, a talk at the Harvard Medical School and the Harvard School of Public Health, an African Law and Development Conference at the Harvard Law School, and Africa Night (a night of entertainment) at the Harvard College. Events are open to everyone.

Promo Video


Harvard Kennedy School

Ambassador Johnnie Carson United States Assistant Secretary of State, Africa
Governor Babatunde Fashola Governor of Lagos

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