Meet our 25Under25 winners for 2021
Meet the people who are making a difference in their community – they’re both dreamers and doers.
ACTIVE CITIZENSHIP & GOVERNMENT ENGAGEMENT
OLALEKAN SAMUEL AJAYI
Olalekan Samuel Ajayi’s work surrounds the uncovering and utmost utilization of Africa’s most potent resource; her young people. As a big believer in young people and their capacity to deliver transformative change, he founded Project Africa Now (PAN) a youth-led organization using media among other tools to drive and inspire young Africans towards creating positive change.
He is a graduate of Law from the University of Lagos and a United People Global Sustainability Leader. Olalekan is a continental bridge builder with his works recording impact across 6 African countries.
A multi-award winning public speaker, he was the only African delegate at the 2021 United People Global Sustainability Leadership Programme at the Hurricane Island Centre for Science and Leadership, Maine, United States.
He is committed to building a youth-focused media space gathering voices and connecting brands with youths and converting target markets into long term admirers.