Join Africa’s ecosystem of transformational leaders.

Members of FLED Institute pose for family picture.



Which holds online on Saturday, February 20, 2021 

Register early for your Induction.

Registration Deadline: Wednesday February 10, 2021.

L-R: Obadiah Tohomdet, Hfi, Mr. Femi Adesina, SA to the President on Media and Publicity, being inducted as Fellow of FLED Institute at the Presidential Villa; Joseph Ibekwe, President; Mrs. Chinenye Amene, Cmi

Become Part of a Continental Network

Every society needs leaders. Leaders create vision, create cultures and harness available resources to promote development.
Society is multi-dimensional. Leaders that seek to make a difference in society must also become multi-dimensional.
Multi-dimensional leaders are often referred to as transformational leaders. Africa is in dire need of transformational leaders.
For over 20 years, Fled International Leadership Institute has devoted its work to training and connecting transformational leaders around Africa to share knowledge and collaborate on development issues.

Invitation to Membership 

We are delighted to invite you to join this expanding network of visionary leaders working for Africa’s transformation.

Members of Fled Institute are a multi-disciplinary cream of professionals from around the world who are committed to working for the transformation of Africa, beginning from their immediate environment.

Our membership cut across professions, careers, including business leaders, public servants, religious leaders, politicians, and more.

Why Should you Become a Member of FLED Institute?

Because you believe your country should be doing better off than it is today, if only a critical mass of visionary leaders occupy political leadership positions.

Members of FLED Institute are committed to improving their professional leadership competencies, offering mentoring support to aspiring leaders,  and taking advantage of inherent networking opportunities to build their businesses and enhance their political career.

Once admitted as a member, you enjoy the following benefits:

You join a global ecosystem of transformational leaders and trainers in Africa.

The Institute offers you platform as a resource person to speak, teach and facilitate at the Institute’s programmes. 

You earn extra income as a Faculty and as you help refer qualified candidates to join the Institute or attend our courses.

Our Fellows serve as Mentors in Fled Mentoring Programme (FMP).

You participate in Continuing Professional Leadership Education Programme (CPLE).

All Members have access to the Institute’s Conferences, events, resources and publications at discounted rates.

Members receive diverse supports to enhance their success in Public Service, Business and Politics.

Membership Categories

1. Graduate Member (Gmi)

This is for those in the final year in the tertiary Institutions of learning and those with less than three years post-graduation experience. Registration fee: N15, 000 ($40). Annual Renewal fee: N10, 000 ($25)

2. Associate Member (Ami)

He/she must be a graduate in any discipline with at least three years post graduation. Mature individuals with proven years of leadership experience but with less academic qualifications may also apply for Associate membership. Registration fee: N25, 000 ($65).  Annual Renewal fee: N15, 000 ($40)

3. Certified Member (Cmi)

He/she must possess a Masters degree or be a graduate with at least seven years post-graduation work experience. Registration fee: N40, 000 ($105).  Annual Renewal fee: N25, 000 ($65)

Members of Fled Institute take time off to share meal together.

4. Associate Fellow (Asi)

He/she must possess a Masters degree, has held/hold leadership position at senior levels in private or public service, for no less than 10 years. Registration fee: N60, 000 ($155).  Annual Renewal fee: N35, 000 ($90)

5. Professional Fellow (Pfi)

He/she must possess a Ph.D in any discipline, or holds a Masters degree with at least seven years post-graduation work experience, and has held senior level leadership position in private or public service, for no less than 20 years.  Registration fee: N75, 000 ($195).  Annual Renewal fee: N40, 000 ($105)

6. Honourary Fellow (Hfi)

Honourary Fellows are senior citizens and outstanding individuals in society who nominated to join the Institute. This is strictly be nomination. Fellowship fee: N150, 000 ($385). Annual Renewal: N75, 000 ($195)


After filling the Application form, please make payment into this account, indicating your NAME:

 Fled International Leadership Institute Ltd/Gte

A/C No:    002-844-3679.

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We also accept payments with your Debit or ATM card through our secured online payment platform – Paystack, which is an approved payment platform in Africa.

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Once we receive your payment, we shall send you Pre-induction materials to read and get ready for your actual induction.

Membership Induction

Because of the COVID-19 protocols, we now hold both online and physical induction ceremonies for qualified members into the Institute.

About FLED Institute

Fled International Leadership Institute Ltd/Gte is a professional graduate leadership school with the mandate to train leaders and entrepreneurs for Africa’s transformation. Fled Institute was established on August 15, 1999 and incorporated in Nigeria on January 21, 2010 as a private Charitable Company Limited by Guarantee under the Companies and Allied Matters Act CAP 59, Laws of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.

The Institute exists as a global Training arm of the Incorporated Trustees of Foundation for Leadership & Education Development (FLED) – an NGO founded in 1995. The Institute is approved by the Federal Ministry of Education and Federal Ministry of Justice to provide leadership education and to offer Leadership Certification Courses to prepare individuals to become transformational Leaders.

Our Vision (We see)

“A world-class institution graduating transformed leaders and entrepreneurs, with a repertoire of skills and ethical values for Africa’s socio-political transformation”.

Our Mission Statement

“To enhance human capital infrastructure through continuing professional leadership education, mentorship and research”

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We look forward to your joining this prestigious leadership development Institute.


At Fled Institute, we consider Failure, impossible!  We always deploy our best resources to support and provide leverage to our members to enable them succeed in their professions, careers and public service.


The Institute provides ambiance where Faculty, Students, Members, and Staff interact seamlessly to promote learning, earning, friendship, professional advancement, and a networked commitment to a better society. 


FLED INSTITUTE is the foremost Graduate Leadership School in Africa. We nurture leaders to think and to work for a better global society. Working in Nigeria since 1999.

You are welcome to our team