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Lanre-Peter Elufisan won the Atlas Network Africa Think Tank Shark Tank Competition

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Lanre-Peter Elufisan, a Students For Liberty alumnus from Nigeria, won the Atlas Network's 2023 Africa Think Tank Shark Tank Competition

In a resounding victory, Lanre-Peter Elufisan, an alumnus of Students For Liberty from Nigeria, emerged as the champion of the 2023 Africa Think Tank Shark Tank Competition hosted by the Atlas Network. Elufisan’s winning pitch unveiled a strategic plan designed to safeguard Nigerians’ private property rights, offering a solution to navigate bureaucratic hurdles and obtain certificates of occupancy for their homes.

Elufisan, known for his commitment to advancing liberty and economic empowerment, stood out among the contestants with a groundbreaking initiative focused on addressing a pressing issue in Nigeria: the protection of private property rights. His pitch demonstrated a clear understanding of the challenges faced by Nigerian citizens in securing documentation for their properties and outlined practical steps to overcome these obstacles.

Lanre-Peter Elufisan

As the Co-Founder and Executive Director of the Ominira Initiative for Economic Advancement, a non-profit think tank based in Nigeria, Elufisan has dedicated himself to researching and advancing solutions to Africa’s socio-economic challenges. His winning proposal aligns with the mission of the Ominira Initiative, reflecting a deep commitment to fostering economic growth and empowering individuals in the region.

The Africa Think Tank Shark Tank Competition, hosted by the Atlas Network, provides a platform for innovative thinkers to present solutions to some of the continent’s most pressing challenges. Elufisan’s success in this prestigious competition not only recognizes his individual achievements but also underscores the potential impact of his proposed solution on the broader community.

The Ominira Initiative for Economic Advancement, under Elufisan’s leadership, exemplifies the spirit of proactive research and solution-driven thinking. His success in the competition not only brings recognition to his efforts but also sheds light on the critical role that think tanks play in shaping the socio-economic landscape of Africa.

As we celebrate Lanre-Peter Elufisan’s victory, it’s a testament to the transformative power of ideas nurtured within organizations like Students for Liberty. Alumni like Elufisan continue to make significant contributions, driving positive change and offering tangible solutions to real-world problems.


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