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In a bid to support good governance, community development services, human capacity building and  reorintation at all levels, Africa Youth Growth Foundation has introduced National Volunteer Scheme (NVS). The NVS is a network of Volunteers who are obliged to extend the activities of the organization to the nooks and crannies of the country.

Interested volunteers are by this notice requested to apply in writing with their full name, address, state of residence, sex, age, phone number, email and a recent passport photograph to the email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For more details on the scheme, call Fortune on 08163603067 or 07054955792.

Scheme Objectives:

The AYGF National Volunteer Scheme (NVS) among others is targeted at achieving the following:

·   To activate the spirit of community development through volunteering

·  To give people the platform to give back to their community or make a difference to people around them thereby developing new skills and or building on existing experience and knowledge

·To support team work at the grass-root level thereby encouraging peaceful coexistence, good governance and value reorientation among people from diverse backgrounds.

·To represent the organization by extending its developmental programmes and activities  to the various communities/states as volunteers for good governance and best practices for the common good and development of their locality.

Terms and Conditions For the Scheme:

To achieve the objectives of the AYGF National Volunteer Scheme, the following terms and conditions must be strictly observed:

· All volunteers are bound by the rules and regulations governing the organization

· There shall be no payment or financial grant for volunteers as the scheme is meant to inspire people to develope the culture of community voluntary services

· Volunteers can be dismissed based on the ground of gross misconduct against the ethics and values of the organization

· Volunteering for the common good of the state/community in which the volunteer resides could be in form of financial assistance, skills for capacity building, intellect, and or morals to promote good governance


Academic Marathon is a students' scholarship project of Africa Youth Growth Foundation which has the objective to support atleast 5,000 indigent Nigerian students in achieving their educational aspirations by 2020 through the scheme thereby promoting academic excellence and competition as well as revert the dwindling forturne of Nigeria's education through scholarship and financial support incentive as this.

The successful completion of the maiden edition of the scheme has produced the first set of beneficiaries who emerged from the screening test conducted by Chams city, Abuja.


 Aka Toochukwu Victory: 

Goodwill MESSAGE

     I want to thank Academic Marathon for giving me the opportunity to be awarded this scholarship. I am honored to be associated with this scholarship scheme which is aimed at supporting indigent Nigerian students in achieving their educational aspirations and also promoting academic excellence and competition,as well as reverting the dwindling fortune of Nigerian education. I want to inform my relations,neighbors,classmates and friends either that the scholarship is real. Once again,I say thank you Academic Marathon and keep the good work up.     



I am so grateful the organizers and sponsors of Academic Marathon. I never believed it was real but I’m thankful and very glad to be one of the beneficiaries. I believe the scholarship will enable me to achieve my desired high in my education. Thank you and may God continually bless and prosper Academic Marathon – Amen.


I sincerely thank the Board of Academic Marathon for this excellent move to contribute to holding up the golden jewel, the backbone of every civilization which is education, especially to us youths to whom the baton of leadership of our great country Nigeria, and the African continent generally will soon fall to. It's a move in the right direction. To the vision of providing more than 5000  African students with scholarships come 2020, I will earnestly use every means of communication available to me - oral speech, social network, etc to bring to the awareness of the general public this awesome opportunity to better the lot of Africa!!!Personally, i feel honored to be one of the pioneer recipients of the Academic Marathon Scholarships and pray that this vision will not die. GRACIAS! MERCI BEAUCOUP!! THANK YOU!!!

 Obasi Emeka Fortunatius: 

I am so happy to have emerged as one of the lucky winners of this spectacular scholarship scheme.Obviously,the integrity of this scholarship scheme is undebatable.I hereby thank  Academic Marathon specially for this priceless privilege.May this scholarship scheme continue to gain more roots to enable it achieve its outstanding objective of promoting youth literacy in Nigeria.I pledge that i will utilize this fund judiciously in my academic pursuit.Thank you so much and may God shower His blessings on this scheme.



Africa Youth Growth Foundation has a set of highprofiled members of Board of Trustees who supervise the affairs of the foundation.


Pro. Sam Gabril Egwu:



Head of Governance Team,

United nations Development project.




Prof. Nana Tanko

Professor of Sociology

Bingham University Keffi

Former Director, OSIWA West Africa


Dr. Dr. Otivere Igbuzor

President, Nigeria Institute of Strategic Management.

Former country Director


Prof. Dakas C. J. Dakas (SAN)

Director, institute of Advanced Legal Studies,

Supreme Court of Nigeria.










Dr. Arome Salifu                                                 Mr Kingsley I. Udo

Executive Director                                                                  General Manager


Cross section of key staff of the Foundation.

Prof. Dakas C J Dakas(SAN):

Director, institute of Advanced Legal Studies,

Supreme Court of Nigeria.

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