The following was contributed by ASFL Local Coordinator Femi Ogunjobi
The Atlas Network in collaboration with the Students Union and African Students For Liberty (ASFL) Chapter of Obafemi Awolowo University held a Liberty and Leadership Forum in the Cooperative building of the institution on Saturday, March 7, 2015. The event targeted students and leaders from different universities and colleges to focus on best practices of students organizing, networking and exposure to strategies for expanding the frontiers of freedom across the continent. The discussion encompassed teachings on Free Market, Economy, Liberty, Leadership and Responsibility, Entrepreneurship, Freedom of Speech, and Good governance.
The over 100 participants forum commenced with opening remarks from Jude Feranmi, the institution’s group leader. He explained the liberty movement as a drive which must awaken young people in the society. He challenged African youths to imbibe the culture of innovation and entrepreneurship that unlocks much potential. (more…)