YMCA trains youths to tackle challenges in communities
Young Men Christian Association (YMCA), Lagos, has trained youths across Nigeria to solve challenges in their local and global communities. Speaking at a four-day active citizens workshop, Vice Chairman, YMCA, Adedolapo Ayoola...
YMCA donates boreholes to Ikorodu, Ipaja residents
Young Men Christian Association (YMCA) of Lagos has donated boreholes to residents of Powerline Unity Estate, Ikorodu and Majiyagbe Layout, Ipaja, all in Lagos.
Association seeks policy implementation to curb domestic violence consequence on economy
Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) of Lagos has called for implementation of legislations and policies that would curb the rising effects of domestic violence on the economy and societal development.
Monarch commends NGO’s door-to-door relief package to elderly, widows
The Olubeshe of Ibeshe kingdom, Oba Richard Abayomi Ogunsanya has commended the Young Men’s Christian Association (YMCA) of Lagos for the door-to-door distribution of food items to the poor, widows and elderly in rural communities across Lagos State.
David Fakeye becomes 13th YMCA president
Last Saturday, August 18, it was colourful, celebration galore, excitement and panache at the investiture ceremony of Associate Professor in the Faculty of Education, Arts and Social Sciences, University of Ibadan, David Olugbade Fakeye, as the 13th president of Young Men’s Christian Association (YMCA) of Ibadan. Fakeye, in his opening address, called for the support…
Experts harp on proper hygiene, health-seeking attitude to prevent malaria
Experts have harped on proper hygiene and health seeking attitude as a way to prevent malaria. This is because the disease parasite breeds in dirty environments and to change the wrong perception of seeking medical care as last resort.
Group blames poor national development plan on complacent citizens
The Young Men’s Christian Association of Lagos (YMCA) has blamed the country’s poor national development plan on a complacent and inactive citizenship. The group made this known in Ikorodu at opening ceremony of its annual week with the theme: Active Citizenship And National Development: Are You Ready For The Change. Guest speaker, Kehinde Adesoye…
Group empowers 45 participants on social entrepreneurship
In its bid to tackle unemployment and social issues in Nigeria, the youth wing of the Young Men’s Christian Association (YMCA), has recently empowered 45 young people from three states on social entrepreneurship.