Meet Emmanuel Agida, 18 year old who became the Youngest Ecowas Youth Ambassador
The office of the president, West Africa (Ecowas Youth Council), Conseil Des Jeunes D’Afrique De L’iquest, Cape Verde have appointed Amb. (Hon) Emmanuel Agida, as confirmed under the board of the West African (ECOWAS) Youth Council as an Ecowas Youth Ambassador making him the youngest to be appointed in history.
The appointment is connected with the identified laudable antecedents of dedication, hard work, and diligence that Amb. (Hon) Emmanuel Agida has proven in service to Humanity and the commendable works as an advocate and relentless crusader of promoting entrepreneurship for African Youths.
Dated 18th April 2022, the appointment letter presents this news as it’s accompanied with all the necessary documents attached to the diplomatic mission, including a diplomatic ECOWAS ID card, ECOWAS Certificate, appointment letter and a specialized auto mobile plate number to foster ease of the Ambassador’s movement across the ECOWAS region.
Amb. (Hon) Emmanuel Agida is a Youth Influencer, Advocate for good governance, and serial entrepreneur.
He has served in different capacities and championed many courses in the light of Youth Development and participation, something he views as a life purpose.
In 2019, at the age of 17, he was appointed as the Special Assistant to the Commissioner for Women, Children, and Social Affairs in Osun State, becoming the youngest political appointee in Nigeria.
He is the founder of the Achievers Hub Africa, an organization that is committed to raising young leaders and change-makers.
Young Amb. Emmanuel hails from Oju Local Government Area of Benue State but started his political career in Osun State.
This award adds to the profile of the young honoree who is a recipient of several awards in the light of his active involvement in the Youth Renaissance through his works.
He is currently pursuing an undergraduate degree in Political Science at the University of Benin, Edo State Nigeria.