BY-Peers Lagos Presents -Making an Impact: Young Changemakers

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2023-02-11 11:00:00

Eridan Space Ikeja Lagos Plot A Obafemi Awolowo Way Ikeja, LA 101233

A panel event on making an impact featuring three young leaders.

About this event

BY-Peers Lagos is pleased to present a panel event on making an impact featuring three young leaders.

Join us as we delve into conversation with our special guests on how to make an impact, create workable plan to become better personally and professionally. Get insights on how they have achieved success, along with entrepreneurship and start ups lessons in Nigeria. Expand your network and gain quality connections.

Got big goals this year? Don’t miss out. Come along to get inspired. Get your ticket today.

Date: Saturday 11th February 2023

Time: 11am – 2pm West Africa Standard Time

Location: Eridan Space, Plot A Obafemi Awolowo Way Ikeja, Lagos

Dress code: Smart Casual

Meet The Speakers

Victory Ashaka

Victory is a multi-award-winning spoken word artiste, poetry slam champion, content creator, climate activist, SDGs advocate and Lagos state youth ambassador. He is artistically inclined with the passion for oratory. His artistic and literary prowess has earned him awards, certifications and autographs from prominent dignitaries. Victory is well known as a social impact maker and high-energy spoken word performer.

He emerged as the poet laureate of FAO of the United Nations in Italy for the World Food Forum 2022. He is a 3x TEDx speaker and poetry performer, a Millennium Fellow, climate ambassador of Dawn Project Network and Solution17 Global, a youth advocate of UNICEF Generation Unlimited YPAT, where he uses his artistry for social impact. Victory is an undergraduate student of English Literature at Lagos State University. He is the erstwhile president of Literary Voice Club and ex-officio of LASU Debate Society.

He is the StoriFest National poet of the year, Speak Pro public speaking National champion, winner of WESTCOSELS intervarsity spoken word, NOA & Wikipedia spoken word winner and Light-Up Africa Development Initiative challenge winner.

Prosperity Olorunfemi

Prosperity is a Teenage African Entrepreneur, he founded RUMONEY and ISellEarpods, two tech brands that helps African students earn while they school

He’s popularly known as the Teenage Millionaire and is an Award Winning Media Personality featured on TVC, Guardian, Punch Newspaper and other media houses

Over the past 11 months, Prosperity has grown a follower base of about 30,000 people for sharing his core message of Dreaming Big, Disruptive Thinking, Entrepreneurship and Finance. He is also a Brand Ambassador and Digital Marketing Strategist to several foreign and local startups.

He organized TEDxJibowu at 17. An Africanist at heart who believes in a Greater Africa and also believes he is a key-player in the transformation of the continent.

Oluwaseyi Bababusola

Oluwaseyi is a global change maker, humanitarian, social entrepreneur, SDGs advocate, climate educationist, green ambassador, youth leader, commercial model, content creator and Nigeria Most Beautiful Girl 2022. She is a change maker and creative with track record.

She’s an alumnus of Lagos State University where she studied English Education, a graduate of HBF/GOPA-GIZ Start Up Module, an alumnus of the Green Tech programme, Future Female Business School sponsored by UK NG Tech Hub and a product of prestigious boot camps and institutions. Her business, Isedola, is a business that promotes sustainable living through the production of sustainable fashion, crafts and eco friendly home decorations and she has received outstanding recognitions and nominations in Nigeria and beyond.

Oluwaseyi is passionate about youth development and change making. She is the founder of Reaching Hands Foundation; charter president, Rotaract Club of Ikot Ekpene (Community Based); ambassador for Beyond Beauty DGI; social secretary, National Youth Council of Nigeria, Olorunda Local Branch. Oluwaseyi is currently on a mission to build Africa’s biggest hub for sustainable fashion, crafts and eco friendly home decorations and to make impacts that will outlive her.

Come along if you are looking to:

✅ Meet three trailblazers fighting for change in Nigeria

✅ Network with your peers and other like-minded professionals

✅ Learn how to improve your personal and professional life and invest in your passions

✅ Get career advice, motivation or inspiration.

✅ Make friends.

Register for this event to secure your place!

About BY-Peers

The BY-Peers community is a pillar of support for black professionals across the globe.

Whatever stage you are in your career we are inviting you to celebrate the next chapter in your professional life. We share resources that can help you on your journey to career progression whilst connecting you to likeminded peers.

If you’re new to the city this is also a great way to immerse yourself in the local community and make new friends. Part of BYP Network.

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