Flyer of 2016 Leadership Course for Ezeagbogu Youths

Leadership & Entrepreneurial Workshop for Ezeagbogu Youths 

As part of Institutional Back to My Roots Project (BMR), Foundation for Leadership & Education Development, FLED, Abuja in collaboration with Ezeagbogu Abrodians Development Union , EADU, proposes to hold a four-day Leadership & Entrepreneurial Workshop for Youths in Ezeagbogu, Ezinihitte Mbaise, Imo State.

This workshop seeks to build on the previous ones held in 2016 and 2017 with the support of  EADU. In the past edition, after the training, some youths received small start-up capital for their businesses, which was funded by the EADU.

The 2023 Workshop 

This workshop will refocus the youths out of social misconducts and establish them on the paths for self-reliance.

Particularly, it will equip the youths the requisite leadership skills, character and entrepreneurial competencies require to starting and running profitable micro and small business enterprises.

Hopefully some outstanding participants will receive financial grants to start-up new businesses or scale up existing ones.

Workshop Objectives 

At the end of the Workshop participants  will be able to:

  • Clarify the meaning of leadership and values that sustain leadership
  • Build personal character for success in life and business
  • Acquire Personal Entrepreneurial Competencies
  • Identify how to structure their business for growth and sustainability
  • Develop Personal Business Plans
  • Identify hindrances to Business Success and how to overcome them
  • Learn how to engage in community Development and attract Government recognition for support.

Number of Participants: 60

Mode of selection: Online Application

Date: Wednesday – Saturday, December 20-23, 2023

Total Cost: N1.5m

This covers the following: Resource Material including Certificates, Rent of hall for 4 days, Lunch for participants, each day, transportation for participants each day, hiring and fueling of generator, security and community support, small honorarium for facilitators, ect.

Post-Workshop Mentoring

Youths that participate in the program will receive one-year free mentoring support from FLED Foundation. This will enable the Foundation monitor their progress and continue to provide other supports over the period of 12 months.

The Foundation will be delighted to share her over 25 years experience of work with youths in other parts of the country, as we collaborate with EADU to build the capacity Ezeagbogu Youths.

Support for the Workshop

You may wish to support this capacity project with a gift.

Send to this account:

Foundation for Leadership & Education Development

Naira: 2242038028

USD $ : 2243061852

Ecobank Ltd.

Alternatively, you may use our secure online platform.


Your financial support will make it possible for the youths to attend this life-changing workshop.

Every financial support will be accounted for and supporters will be duly acknowledged.  Thank you so much 🙏😊

Workshop Facilitator:

Dr. Joseph C. Ibekwe
FLED Institute 

The workshop will be facilitated by Dr. Joseph C. Ibekwe, President/CEO, FLED Institute, along with other resource persons from FLED Foundation, Abuja.

FLED – working in Nigeria since 1995, promoting leadership, community development, and institutional stability for national development.

For inquiries, contact

Foundation for Leadership & Education Development 

Plot MF 57 Cadastral Zone, Karu Site, Abuja

Tel: 0803 326 1363, 0708 015 7176


…Empowering people, creating opportunities!