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BNI host Youth Exchange Fellows from Germany, commits to global citizenship and cultural diplomacy

Reading Time: 2 minutes On the 5th of September, Building Nations Initiative BNI received Youth Exchange Fellows from Germany serving with Protect Ozone Nigeria at BNI Youth Center, University of Ibadan. The delegation was led by Sipasi Olalekan Ayodele The Founder of Protect Ozone. Protect Ozone Nigeria is an organization passionate about climate change and environment. The interaction between BNI members and the Youth …

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 …

Strengthening Humanitarian Diplomacy through Regional Youth Cooperation

Reading Time: 2 minutes On Tuesday 25th July 2017, BNI Team met with the Minister of Youth and Sports (Nigeria) Barrister Solomon Dalung towards advocating the prioritization of the use of Sports as a tool for promoting positive youth development, peace, and humanitarian diplomacy in Africa. The delegation was led by the President/CEO of BNI Pharm. John Oluwadero in his capacity as Africa Regional Representative for …

How learning a foreign language increases your Study Abroad options

Reading Time: 1 minute Because relatively few Nigerians are competent in foreign languages, competition for study abroad programs in English-speaking countries is sometimes intense. Unfortunately, students often shy away from studying in countries where English is not the native language. Simply your willingness to learn a language can make you an apt candidate for many study abroad programs. Some foreign programs require no prior …

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 …