THEME: SUPER YOUNG STARS MADE IN NIGERIA!
The Grandaddy of Youth Gatherings In Nigeria hosted byToyosi Akerele
Onaolapo Olaoluwa from the department of Arts and Social Science Education (Economics unit) has just raised University of Lagos’ shoulder high at the “RISE National Youth Forum 2011” which is “The Grand Daddy Of Youth Gatherings In Nigeria” by bagging 3rd position in the “RISE Annual Students’ Quiz Competition.
His position in the Quiz was coupled with Tuition fee worth Twenty-five thousand naira, 21 inch Colour TV Set, DSTV Decoder, Dish RISE, MTN goodies and the best selling handbook on Sponsorship and Business and the gifts were presented to him by Mrs. Nike Ogunlesi, CEO Ruff n Tumble.
The final year student of Unilag who hails from Osun State,precisely Iwo LGA, said that “his inspirations came from the world known Author of Leadership books John Maxwell, Pastor Enoch Adeboye and most especially Oni Precious a co-department mate for his positive attitude and words of encouragement and to God almighty.
The forum which was founded by Toyosi Akerele, a young professional and outstanding Public Speaker, since inception in 2006 has attracted over 100,000 direct participants in 15 Nigerian States and it is still expanding.
Deacon Gamaliel Onosode, (OFR), Pro-chancellor of the University of Lagos and Bowen University, Osun State, is the Founding Chairman of the “RISE National Youth Forum” having picked interest in the dreams of Toyosi.
This year’s event tagged “Super Young Stars Made In Nigeria” attracted many dignitaries like Jimi Agbaje, Tunde Bakare, Uche Eze, Audu Maikori, Toyosi Ogunseye, IK Osakioduwa, Chude Jideonwo, Tolu Ogunlesi, Banky W, Chidinma of Project Fame and a host of others.