Samson Itodo

Samson Itodo

Executive Director, YIAGA AFRICA
2022 Speaker


With post-graduate degrees in Law and Public Policy, including Oxford University, Samson Itodo is Head of the Youth Initiative for Advocacy, Growth & Advancement (YIAGA), which promotes democratic governance and youth participation across Africa through research, capacity development and policy advocacy. Member of several global boards, including the Kofi Anan Foundation, Itodo successfully led the Not-Too-Young' campaign that led to the constitutional amendment that reduced the age of running for elective offices in Nigeria

Mr Samson Itodo Spoke at the 2022 RCCG TEAP Teens Conference where he highlighted the following:

  • Leaders are not born, leaders are made.
  • Leaders are people who are always hungry for knowledge and grace.
  • Leadership is sacrifice, service and communication!