Who We Are

Youth Development Centre of the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (YDC-OOPL) is a leading youth-focused non-profit organisation that is committed to facilitating the release and gainful utilisation of the creative energies of young Africans.

Our Principals

Chief Olusegun Obasanjo

Chief Promoter

Former President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and Founder of the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library

Dr. Mrs Bisi Kolapo


Head of the Executive Committee of the Youth Development Centre, OOPL

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Our Principles



To serve as a leading hub for young Africans where they can preserve their wellbeing, enrich their requisite skills, nurture their talents, enact change in the society and help build equitable, fair, strong and sustainable institutions in Africa.


To facilitate the release of the creative energies of young people for social change and sustainable development in Africa.



Recent News

Past and Upcoming Events

YDC-OOPL Credit Scheme

On March 30, 2022, the Youth Development Centre, Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library announced the 5 winners of the first cycle of the YDC-OOPL Credit Scheme. This announcement was made during the Future of Work Conference Read more…

Farming with Swag

Farming with Swag is designed to introduce young people to attractive farming options in Nigeria as well as harnessing Agricultural Value Chain in Africa. The maiden edition of Farming with Swag held on 23rd of February, 2022, featured four sessions using four seasoned facilitators Read more…

Pep Talk

  The Pep Talk series is designed to engage Senior Secondary School three students in Nigeria to give them heads-up on how to ace their West Africa Senior Secondary Certificate Examination (WASSCE) conducted by the Read more…

Get in Touch with Us

We are located at:

Youth Development Centre, Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library, Presidential Boulevard, Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta, Nigeria. 

Call us: 

+234 817 277 9988
+234 704 757 3997

Mon - Fri. (8:00 AM - 4:00 PM): 

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