The year 2022 Ibile Youth Academy, IYA kicked off on Monday 10th October 2022 in five different locations across the State -Badagry, Ikorodu, Epe, Ikeja and Lagos Island.
The Opening ceremony for the Academy took place at Onikan Youth Centre, the venue for participants from the Lagos Division.
The Commissioner for Youth and Social Development, Mr Olusegun Dawodu, the Permanent Secretary, Pharm. Mrs Toyin Oke-Osanyintolu alongside other resource persons interacted with the participants and charged them to be focused and purpose-driven.
Past participants and Ambassadors for the previous editions of the Academy were also in attendance and shared their experiences about the programme with the participating youths.
A State Youth Ambassador for Y2022″ will eventually emerge as well as Divisional Youth Ambassadors.