Established in 2002, Leadership, Effectiveness, Accountability and Professionalism (LEAP) Africa, a nonprofit organization committed to developing dynamic, innovative and principled African leaders, has dedicated its efforts to working with visionary youth, business owners and social entrepreneurs. Over the years, LEAP has inspired and equipped its beneficiaries to lead ethically while implementing positive change projects that transform their communities and organizations; thereby sustaining livelihood and contributing to national development.
LEAP conducts extensive research which serves as the basis for its innovative leadership curriculum and publications. It has published ten books on topics such as ethics, governance, talent management and succession planning. Through the support of funders and implementing partners, LEAP has worked in 26 states across Nigeria and the Federal Capital Territory and has trained over 35,000 Nigerians. Its youth beneficiaries have initiated over 1,000 change projects in their communities.