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Absolutely, HND is the minimum qualification for registration for the Lateef Jakande Leadership Academy Fellowship. So, holders of HND are qualified to apply for the programme.

The Lateef Jakande Leadership Academy is a full-time, intensive Fellowship which involves practical experience ranging from local and international policy travels, shadowing the LASG cabinet members, participation in community projects and one-on-one leadership coaching. As we need your full focus, it precludes you from engaging in any other work.

The Fellowship is an annual one-year programme.

Great news! This is a paid Fellowship. You will also be accommodated in a fully furnished, tasteful apartment during the course of the programme.

Interested candidates can apply by logging on to the Lateef Jakande Leadership Academy website: www.ljla.academy

Hurry… Application closed on 2nd of June 2022.

You will get the opportunity to shadow a member of the Lagos State cabinet and work day-to-day in their Ministry, Department and Agency (MDA) and serve as Special Assistant during the duration of the Fellowship. You will take part in fireside chat with world renowned leaders, will enjoy one-on-one leadership coaching and take part in high level meetings. Ultimately, you will enjoy day to day mentorship and networking from high-ranking leaders across the State. 

The Lateef Jakande leadership Academy is based in the heart of Lagos.

Fantastic news! Application for the Lateef Jakande Leadership Academy is FREE and is open to all Nigerians who is under 35 years of age and holds a minimum of an HND or Bachelor’s degree. Applicants must have completed National Youth Service Corps (or have certificate of exemption) and  have a minimum of 3 years work experience.

Recruitment Questions

Answer: Yes, at some point in the application you would be asked to upload your CV. This is a requirement amongst other documents needed to be uploaded.

Answer: You are required to upload two letters of recommendation : one from the academia and another from a professional body.

Answer: Yes, they can. All the best!

Answer: The application closes on the 2nd of June

Answer: Yes¸ the application is open to all Nigerians home and abroad. How exciting!

We give equal opportunity to all applicants

Apply today and give your self a chance to become the next selfless leader!