Empower Borno denoted by the double clenched fist signifies the unity of all stakeholders, working together to make Borno, a state to be proud of come 2022.
Rebuilding schools and other infrastructures that will contribute to the development of the state.
Liberating young girls from early marriage, rape and abduction. Inspire the women to pick up vocational skills that will enrich their families.
Increasing literacy level by 5 percent annually.
Developing a health system with ease of access to qualified health professionals.
Engage the youth to be enterprising by pooling resources such as cluster farming and fishing, Replacing knives, daggers, guns with tools for advancement of the state
To reinstate the calm, serenity and peace that once thrived in all the local government areas of the state
how can you help?
EMPOWER BORNO is an initiative designed by the Africa’s Young Entrepreneurs in partnership with the Borno State Government to empower, rebuild and redevelop Borno state and its indigenes. The program is a paradigm shift to be adopted in all localities in the state. In the last seven years since the sudden attack by Boko Haram and Islamic extremist insurgents, the statistics keep increasing with recent numbers pegged at 20,000 lives lost, 3.3 million persons displaced. According to World Bank literacy level stands 15 percent and $6 billion dollars material loss.
To create a new and safe Borno and revive its rich historical identity, thereby attracting both investors and tourists by the year 2022
Save their future by replacing knives, daggers, guns with tools for advancement of the state
I see the Vision to reinstate the calm, serenity and peace that once thrived in all the local government areas of the state.
save the world
Bring an end to Boko Haram and Islamic extremist insurgents all around the world, starting from Borno, Nigeria
meet some of our volunteers
Empower Borno Campaign team could not do the work we do without the generous and tireless support of volunteers. Meet some of our amazing volunteers who work around the clock to realise the aim of the campaign.