- Posted October 11, 2013 by
Ikeja, Lagos State, Nigeria
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Impact Your World
Global Leaders Converge in Lagos
The Summit features global leaders like Gen. Colin Powell, Tony Blair, Liz Wiseman, Brene Brown and Bill Hybels.
Rev Tony Akinyemi, the Senior Pastor of The Shepherd's Flock International says the summit is to bring about leadership development among the led and the leaders in Nigeria.
Nigeria ranked as a top crude oil producers globally has majority of its citizen living below $1USD a day because of poor leadership.
Bill Hybels, the founding and senior pastor of Willow Creek Church, USA says everyone wins when the leadership gets better.
Rev Akinyemi, a healthy living enthusiast believes Nigeria has no business being ranked in the group of poor nations of the world because of its natural and human resources.
The summit draws participants from church leadership, governance, not-for-profit organisation, schools and businesses.