Aminu Lookman Enitan
Senator of the Nigerian Youth Parliament representing Lagos East Senatorial
Aminu Lookman Enitan is a young Nigerian, Senator of the Nigerian Youth Parliament representing Lagos East Senatorial District, the GooglePlus Administrator of the International Youth Council, the Chief Executive Officer of Luqcom Informatics (specializes in ICT for Technology, Education & Development[TED]), and also the Initiator and a member of the governing board of Titivator Hub, a NGO with a national network for empowerment and development of young people, and hold several leadership positions in various CSOs. A development worker with over 12 years’ experience in volunteerism with youth bodies, public policy formulation, private sector, government, NGOs, CSOs, women, and youth groups implementing integrated sustainable development programmes. He focuses his work on policy, advocacy and campaigns on development issues such as education, peace, reduced inequalities, climate justice, MDGs and the post 2015 development agenda at the local, national and global levels.
He has served twice as a member of the Special Committee on Students Affairs to the Lagos State Government, an online contributor for over a decade for the UNICEF Voice of Youth platform, the Coordinator of the social media platform of the 9ja Beyond 2015 Global Youth Summit, Public Relations Officer of the Lagos State Chapter of the National Youth Council of Nigeria, a 2015 awardee of the National Youth Service Corps for the MDGs Media Advocacy Project (MAP) in Plateau State, an enumerator for the My World Beyond 2015 global survey. He presently runs a series of Consultation and Thematic Dialogue for the Post 2015 Agenda for young persons and youth leaders in Nigeria, and has an ongoing project on integrating internally displaced persons back to school.
He also spoke at 2016 UN Day Celebration which focused on IDPs in and around Nigeria and West Africa.