In an try to deepen its work by way of collaboration with non-public, public and improvement sectors in Northern and Southern Nigeria, LEAP Africa has opened regional places of work in the 2 geopolitical zones. LEAP (Management, Effectiveness, Accountability, Professionalism) Africa is a youth-focused management improvement nonprofit group elevating African leaders by way of the creation and deployment of custom-made programmes to equip youth with smooth and life abilities for management, entrepreneurship, employability, and lively citizenship.
The group is increasing its operations additional into Northern Nigeria with the opening of a regional workplace in FCT, Abuja and lengthening its work in the Southern area by way of an workplace in Akwa Ibom, Uyo. This transfer can also be fairly strategic for the group. Since inception in 2002, the 17-year previous group has organized programmes focusing on youth and entrepreneurs in the northern and southern a part of Nigeria comparable to Bauchi, Kaduna, Kano, Port Harcourt, Calabar, Enugu, and Taraba; and is emphatic on how its management programmes will goal and profit indigenes in these areas.
In keeping with the Govt Director, Femi Taiwo, “Through our strategic positioning in these regions, our programmes will reach more underserved communities and will further boost the work of the organization in supporting the realization of the SDGs by 2030 as we intend to consolidate efforts with bilateral organizations, corporations and collaborate across the sectors. We plan to scale up our flagship programmes and ensure it is reaching new communities in these areas.”
With footprints in West and East Africa, the youth-focused group is decided to safe extra partnerships for improvement to foster the transition of extra youth throughout Africa. Presently working in partnership with the Mastercard Basis, LEAP Africa is presently implementing programmes for lecturers and college students in Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, and Uganda. It commenced a Pan-African programme that can attain 700 classroom lecturers and about 17000 students in the Mastercard Students Programme by the top of 2021.
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