THE POSSIBILITY OF YOUTH LEADERSHIP IN NIGERIA: WHICH WAY FORWARD.

Unlike the previous generation that witnessed Nigeria’s independence and the golden years of the 70s, this generation born in the 80s, and 90s only know a country that has never lived up to its potential. They’re a lot of unfavorable forces deterring youths from effective engagement in leadership which include lack of internal party democracy, systemic discrimination against the youths by political parties, godfatherism, lack of funds to water the political machinery and a lot more.