Since 2008, ALA's young leaders have put their ideas into action with the launch of 38 non-profit and for-profit enterprises that have the potential to transform Africa.
Although some may say I have made it, I feel like I'm still hunting the pieces of my puzzle. When I feel that I have found all the pieces of complete self-discovery, prosperity, effective leadership and influence, I will sit down and put them together. I will look in the mirror again, and this time I will be greeted by the smile of feeling content with myself.
By the time they graduate, after two years of intensive study and in-depth classes in entrepreneurship, African Leadership Academy pupils are prepared to make a lasting impact in Africa.
What was the impact of the get together? There was a vision to get multilateral support for some single idea that could empower African prosperity.