‘MDGs in Africa’ Produce 16 Participants for Commonwealth Youth Program

Participants for the Commonwealth Youth Program shortlisted from this network

By Biodun Awosusi

I am glad really that our network (MDGs in Africa) produced 16 people for the ‘Discovering Young Leaders Program (DYLP)’ of Commonwealth Youth Program CYP-Africa. 251 participants were shortlisted according to the list published on the wiki site for the online program.

Participants for the Commonwealth Youth Program shortlisted from this network

They will join other participants from 39 countries within Commonwealth in online discussions on youth leadership and initiatives that can promote sustainable development in Africa and within the Commonwealth.

  1. ADEPOJU VICTOR ABIOLA (Five Giants Africa)
  2. ALAO AYODELE (Maternal Pulse Coordinator)
  3. AWOSUSI ABIODUN EMMANUEL (Founder,      Penpreneurs)
  4. AWOYOKUN AWOTUNDE MOYOSOLA (Glimmer of Hope      Foundation)
  5. EKEJIUBA GLORIA (Health Oasis Foundation),
  6. FOLUSO AJANI (Partner at Brown Button      Foundation)
  8. ISHAYA DAVID OSU (Press Unit, Fellowship of      Christian Students)
  9. OLANIRAN FAITH (I-Create Initiative      Founder),
  10. MBAKWE OBINNA LESLEY (President of Youth      Fellowship of Methodist Church)
  11. ODEYEMI TEMITAYO ISAAC (NYSC MDG General      Secretary)
  12. OLORUNSOLA IFEOLUWA SEUN (Association of      Resident Doctors)
  13. OLUFUNBI FALAYI (Project 4 Founder)
  14. OLUKOYA AFOLABI (Corp member)
  15. OREBIYI AYOOLUWATUNDE E. (Foursquare      Students Fellowship)
  16. UGWU EMEKA BENJAMIN (Campus Media Storm      Group)

Join me to congratulate these noble ambassadors of youth development in Africa.

Biodun Awosusi



  1. As a participant of the Program, I’m humbly filled with joy. More especially, seeing that most of the faces here are not new to me also adds to my joy. Another platform to meet fellow Champions-Dr. Awosusi(nice work on the photo-uploads), Olaobaju, Emeka and MDG friends. Congrats to Us all.

  2. I just get this information to day 8th December 2012, i am interested in joining the team please ,update me if i can still be part of this team .Thank you.

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