BREAKING NEWS: Hon. Emmanuel Ekpenyong sponsors the #10percent4youths Bill

The Youth Advocacy cluster comprising of 53 youth and civic society organizations have recorded a milestone after 2 years of advocacy as the #10percent4yoths bill passes First Reading on the floor of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly.

Have you heard of the #10percent4youths Bill?

Contact your House Member in the State House of Assembly to solicit their support for the bill.


The theme of the 2016 International Youth Day is “The Road to 2030: Eradicating Poverty and Achieving Sustainable Consumption and Production”.

Collaborating Partners End of Year Reflection Meeting

Youth Alive Foundation organizes collaborating partners End of year reflection meeting.

Unveiling of 10percent4youths Petition

YAF has officially launch the 10percent4youths petition statement online for signatures/support. The petition is addressed to The Executive Governor Akwa Ibom State, The speaker Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly and Members of the AKHA.

Dakkada Unity Festival 2015

DAKKADA UNITY FESTIVAL 2015 with the theme "Arise to the faith of Greatness" has come and gone. It was a 7 day event aimed at embracing the Dakkada philosophy which inspires hope for a new Akwa Ibom – a state where the average youth will see the virtues of honesty and hard work as constituting the only guarantee of success.

NITDA NYSC ICT Innovation and Entrepreneurship Program

Corp members interested in submitting their idea for this program do not necessarily have to be a computer programmer or engineer. It is for any corp member with a unique or innovative or interesting business idea or product that can be driven by ICT.

Voices of Youth Blogging Internship

Applications for next round of Voices Of Youth blogging internships are now open!

Baseline Survey on Youth Unemployment in Akwa Ibom State

The major goal of this study is to ascertain the nature, challenges,consequences and solutions to Youth Unemployment in Akwa Ibom state which would inform advocacy. Findings show that youths constitute about 37percent of the total population of Akwa Ibom State. The working age population consist of 1,773,449 men and women out of which over 80 percent are youths. Going by the population growth rate of 3.4 percent for Akwa Ibom State, the population of youths may likely double in our life time.

Youth HQ

30minutes Live Radio Program aimed at creating a public space for conversations around youth issues and the #10Percent4Youths campaign.