Youth they say are the pillar of any nation which Nigeria youth can't be exempted. The population of the Nigeria is estimated to be more than 200 million by UN 2019 world population reports. Nigerian youth takes the larger portion of this population. According to recent reports release by Nigeria Bureau of Statistics (NBS) the statistics revealed that 55.4 % of Nigerian youths are currently unemployed which is very worrisome to us an organization aimed at youth development.
Youth Connect programs serve as a social hub which young people will be engage and build with numerous capacity development programs with essential life skills for now and into the future through workshops on leadership development, career transitions and academy excellence.
As part of the Youngsmart Anniversary, Youth Connect continues to run important events and programs including the GENBREED Youth Conference and the yearly young leadership Awards to appreciate young people at the grass root who have contributing immensely to national development and promote image of Nigeria youth.