lagos

How SPRINGBOARD Rekindles Agriculture Passion by Pioneering Sustainable Agriculture and Organic Food Production In Rural Communities In Nigeria

SPRINGBOARD Rekindles Agriculture Passion by Pioneering Sustainable Agriculture and Organic Food Production In Rural Communities In Nigeria Springboard, located in Akure (Ondo State, Nigeria), started in 2008, under the name ‘The Youth Farm Project’ and then was later registered as ‘Springboard’ in year 2013.  Springboard develops the potential of rural people – women, farmers, youth, families and the entire communities by setting up self-help groups (cooperatives), providing them with skills

Why YOUNG BREEDS’ Youth Development Center reminds us of Sir George Williams’ Y.M.C.A

CFS Local in Nigeria   The popular ‘The Young Men’s Christian Association’ (commonly known as YMCA or simply ‘the Y’) is a worldwide organisation founded in 1844 by Sir George Williams with the aim of putting Christian principles into practice by developing a healthy “body, mind, and spirit.” for youths and preserve them from the temptations of alcohol, gambling, and prostitution which in turn would promote good citizenship.   Just

Like Martin Luther King Jr., Emmanuel Agunze, Unapologetically Shares His Dream for MAKOKO—the slum community which the famous Third Mainland Bridge (Lagos) Oversees

CFS Local in Nigeria   The MAKOKO DREAM PROJECT centered on the MAKOKO Waterfront community. Makoko is an over populated slum community with people living practically on water. It is located in Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria, just on the sides of the Third Mainland Bridge.   Things You Probably Might Not Know About The Community When See At A Distance The Water surrounding the community is BLACK. Yes Purely Black, as