• Event Date
  • 1st and 2nd Dec. 2017   : 9 AM to 5 PM
  • Venue: Golden Tulip Hotel & Conference Centre, Festac, Lagos State.

Plenary Sessions 2017

Delegate Speakers play a significant role in the Summit. Unlike traditional conferences, TOP Africa provides a platform for young aspiring…

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Detailed Proposals for Events

TOP Africa delegates are 18-45 years old who have demonstrated leadership ability and a commitment to effecting positive change. Many…

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Our Speakers

What will AYLES 2017 look like? Thousands of the world’s sharpest minds will come together with world-class speakers at Africa Youth Leadership & Economic Summit in Lagos this December. Together we will ask: “how can we create a future that works for all of us?” Here are some of our guests.

Godwin Emefiele

CBN Governor

Mr. Godwin Emefiele is the current CBN governor of Nigeria. The Former Zenith Bank Plc Chief Executive assumed the mantle as the 11th CBN chief as well as its 10th indigenous governor. Emefiele, who replaced Mallam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, whose tenure elapsed on June 1 brings to the job over 20 years of banking experience.

Kabir Kabo Usman (BSc, MSc, Ph.D, Cert Ed, PGCE, TDLB, FABS, FCIA).

Chairman of the occasion "Top Africa Youth Leadership and Economic Summit".

Dr.-Kabir-Kabo-Usman is the Chairman of the occasion "Top Africa Youth Leadership and Economic Summit". Dr.-Kabir-Kabo-Usman is a World Class Leader, Manager, Educator, Motivator, Visionary and Master Trainer. Director General and Chief Executive Officer for Centre for Management Development (CMD) 2008-9 Technical Adviser to The MINISTER OF EDUCATION Assistant Principal at Manchester College of Arts and Technology (2002 - 2008) now called the Manchester College. The College has over 60,000 students and an income of over 200 million pounds yearly.

Abubakar Sani Bello

Abubakar Sani Bello Is the current governor of Niger State.

Abubakar Sani Bello Is the current governor of Niger State. Late 2009 He was appointed as The Commissioner of Commerce and Investment of Niger State by Governor Aliyu Babangida Position Year HONOURABLE COMMISSIONER - MINISTRY OF INVESTMENT, COMMERCE & CO-OPERATIVES, NIGER STATE GOV'T AUG. 2009-AUG. 2010 Governor Niger State May 29th 2015 - Date .

Dr. Babatunde Fowler


TUNDE FOWLER, EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN, FEDRAL INLAND REVENUE SERVICE, FIRS. Dr. Babatunde Fowler (born 12 August 1956) is a Nigerian public officer, tax administrator and social reformer. He was the Executive Chairman Lagos State Board of Internal Revenue and Chief Executive Officer Lagos State Internal Revenue Service. He is presently the Executive Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS).

Summit Converner

"At this edition of the Youth Leadership Summit, we hope to push the boundaries of what is possible, to ensure that we become the premier gathering for young leaders in Africa". Sucex Bright, Top Africa co-founder


See the picture gallery of our guests at the forthcoming Africa Youth Leadership Summit happening live in Lagos State, Nigeria:

Femi Fani-Kayode

Prof Felix Kolawole Salako

Hon. Dipo Olurunrinu

Hon. Desmond Elliot

Sanchia Alasia, CIPD

Seyi Law

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