Amb. (Hon) Emmanuel Agida was recently appointed an Ecowas Youth Ambassador by the Office of the president, West African (Ecowas) Youth Council, Conseil Des Jeunes D’Afrique De L’iquest, Cape Verde, as confirmed by the board of the Council making him the youngest ever to be appointed in history.
The appointment is connected with the identified laudable antecedents of dedication, hard work, and diligence that Amb. (Hon) Emmanuel Agida has proven in service to Humanity and the commendable works as an advocate and relentless crusader of promoting entrepreneurship for African Youth.
The appointment letter presents this news as it’s accompanied by all the necessary documents attached to the diplomatic mission, including a diplomatic ECOWAS ID card, ECOWAS Certificate, appointment letter, and a specialized automobile plate number to foster ease of the Ambassador’s movement across the ECOWAS region.
Other Ambassadors in the council include Former BBN Star- Ozo, Actress- Tayo Sobola, and Business Mogul- Marksman Chinedu Ijiomah among many others.
Amb. (Hon) Emmanuel Agida is a Youth Influencer, Advocate for good governance, and serial entrepreneur.
He has served in different capacities and championed many courses in the light of Youth Development and participation, something he views as a life purpose.
In 2019, at the age of 17, he was appointed as the Special Assistant to the Commissioner for Women, Children, and Social Affairs in Osun State, becoming the youngest political appointee in Nigeria.
Young Amb. Emmanuel hails from the Oju Local Government Area of Benue State but started his political career in Osun State.
This award adds to the profile of the young honoree who is a recipient of several awards in the light of his active involvement in the Youth Renaissance through his works.
He is currently pursuing an undergraduate degree in Political Science at the University of Benin, Edo State Nigeria and a Mini Mba from the prestigious International Business Management Institute, Berlin Germany.