The Young Business Leaders Awards supports young Nigerian entrepreneurs with an integrated package of support to help them start and grow sustainable businesses. The Award provides access to finance, which is usually the most obvious challenge, as well training and mentoring support. Young Entrepreneurs will receive mini capital to grow their businesses as well as expert local support, specifically tailored to their needs.

The 2021 Young Business Leaders (YBL) Awards was sponsored by Rotary Club for Global Action. One of the four Winners, Mr. Emmanuel Luka Danboyi bought three Sewing Machines with his Awards Money to improve his tailoring business. He currently has five apprentices learning tailoring under him. Mr. Emmanuel Luka Danboyi provided some photos below. Emmanuel Luka Danboyi can be contacted by email at:  emmylukadan@gmail.com 

 Another Winner of the 2021 Young Business Leader Award, sponsored by Rotary Club for Global Action, Jemimah Sewuese Emenike, used the Award Money to expand SPARKLES ARENA- a Beauty Salon, based in Abuja, Nigeria's Federal Capital. She bought additional set of equipments- the Beauty Box and Make-Up Products, which has resulted in increased productivity, more customers and profits for her business. Sparkles Arena also sales ladies wears/garments. Below are some of the photos Jemimah has shared  from her Business. Jemimah can be contacted by email at: jemimahsewuese@gmail.com