Mr. Joseph Emmanuel Yaba, grew up watching and admiring some of these great African leaders and wondering if he would ever have the opportunity to meet them. Today, he has not only met them but has also had the opportunity to work with amidst taking selfies.
H.E. Muhammadu Buhari (President of Nigeria), H.E. Yemi Osinbajo (Vice President of Nigeria), H.E. Abdulsalami Abubakar (Former President of Nigeria), Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala (DG WTO), Akinwumi Adesina (President AfDB), H.E. Macky Sall (President of Senegal), Antonio Guterres (UN Secretary General), Amina Mohammed (UN Deputy SG), H.E. Olusegun Obasanjo (Former President of Nigeria), H.E. Nana Akufo-Addo (President of Ghana), H.E. Paul Kagame (President of Rwanda), H.E. Abiy Ahmed (Prime Minister of Ethiopia).
He is the founder of Youth Initiative for Sustainable Human Development in Africa (www.yishda.org) and is currently a Protocol Officer at African Union (AU) Commission Headquartered in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
He is indeed a huge inspiration to the young minds that believe in seizing the power of opportunities in all spheres of life.