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Tobby Emmanuel

Tobby Emmanuel

Tobby Emmanuel is a social entrepreneur based in Abeokuta, southwest Nigeria. He is also a Christian pastor, a teacher, a public speaker and a farmer.

In 2009, he founded the Tobby Emmanuel Foundation to provide primary, secondary and vocational education to hundreds of children from financially under-privileged homes.

By 2017, the Tobby Emmanuel Foundation was running:

  • two tuition-free schools
  • an orphanage
  • and a vocational training centre to enable high-school graduates to fund themselves through college.

His story and advice for Queen's Young Leaders were captured for Leading Change by #LCJB16 winner, Olumide Adeleye.