We are committed to promoting inclusive access of young people to values education and skills development opportunities.

Building Nations Initiative-BNI (formerly Better Nigeria Initiative) is a youth work and community development youth led association that is committed to raising a new generation of young people that will be the builder of a better society. We do this by strengthening communities through the education, engagement and empowerment of young people as change agents in the society.

Values Education and Civil leadership
Values Education and Civil leadership
Skills development
Skills development
Youth entrepreneurship and Empowerment
Youth entrepreneurship and Empowerment

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BNI induct first set of Fellows.

Reading Time: 1 minute   At our 10th founding anniversary event, we inducted our first set of fellows. Being appointed a Fellow of our Organisation is one of the highest honours we can bestow upon our members. The fellowship is an honour which recognises our members and those individuals (honorary fellows) who have attained distinction in their contribution to positive development of young people …

BNI induct first set of Fellows.

Reading Time: 1 minute   At our 10th founding anniversary event, we inducted our first set of fellows. Being appointed a Fellow of our Organisation is one of the highest honours we can bestow upon our members. The fellowship is an honour which recognises our members and those individuals (honorary fellows) who have attained distinction in their contribution to positive development of young people …

Begin your leadership and self-discovery journey with us. Become a BNI Member TODAY!

Reading Time: 1 minute Leadership is an important part of your university experience and it’s something we don’t take lightly. At Building Nations Initiative (BNI), we want to help further your leadership and organizational skills. By becoming a member of BNI and through your participation in our various youth work and community development activities, you will develop and cultivate the knowledge and skills necessary …

Begin your leadership and self-discovery journey with us. Become a BNI Member TODAY!

Reading Time: 1 minute Leadership is an important part of your university experience and it’s something we don’t take lightly. At Building Nations Initiative (BNI), we want to help further your leadership and organizational skills. By becoming a member of BNI and through your participation in our various youth work and community development activities, you will develop and cultivate the knowledge and skills necessary …

BNI commissions Youth Centre in University of Ibadan, marks 8th year Anniversary

Reading Time: 2 minutes Building Nations Initiative (BNI) on Saturday commissioned her pioneer community youth centre at the University of Ibadan, celebrating eight years of “positive impact on Nigerian youths”. BNI is a youth-led, youth work and community development organisation that is committed to strengthening communities through the education, empowerment and engagement of young people as change agents in their respective communities. Established in …

BNI commissions Youth Centre in University of Ibadan, marks 8th year Anniversary

Reading Time: 2 minutes Building Nations Initiative (BNI) on Saturday commissioned her pioneer community youth centre at the University of Ibadan, celebrating eight years of “positive impact on Nigerian youths”. BNI is a youth-led, youth work and community development organisation that is committed to strengthening communities through the education, empowerment and engagement of young people as change agents in their respective communities. Established in …

We gladly welcome your teenager to join our Nation Builders Club every Saturday

Reading Time: 1 minute How prepared is your child for life? Nation Builders Club offers an opportunity for teenagers (JSS3 – SS3) to cultivate the values, life skills and relationships that leads to positive behaviors, better health and educational achievement. The Club helps teens discover their full potential as leaders. It is a safe place where teens from all over the University of Ibadan community …

We gladly welcome your teenager to join our Nation Builders Club every Saturday

Reading Time: 1 minute How prepared is your child for life? Nation Builders Club offers an opportunity for teenagers (JSS3 – SS3) to cultivate the values, life skills and relationships that leads to positive behaviors, better health and educational achievement. The Club helps teens discover their full potential as leaders. It is a safe place where teens from all over the University of Ibadan community …

182 Youth Workers
9625 Youths empowered
1204 Children empowered
26 Communities reached

Food Aid in COVID-19 Emergency (F.A.C.E).

As an organisation that believes in bringing hope in times of need to the most vulnerable, BNI has launched her Food Aid in COVID-19 Emergency (F.A.C.E). Help us make hope for the next meal available for the needy.

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Proficiency Course in Creative Graphics Design

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Certificate Course in Data Analysis for Research and Development DARD

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10th Founding Anniversary

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