Creating impact, one mission at a time

“Students at ALU declare missions, not majors —because our continent needs leaders who can solve the world’s greatest challenges and capture its greatest opportunities. We need Africa’s best and brightest to start their missions today. And at ALU, they already have. From designing a plastic-free future to exploring digital advocacy for LGBTQIIA+ refugees, our students […]

Merceline Oliech talks self-confidence

“Adjust your shoulders. Stand tall. Unbow your head. Speak life into your life. Do not listen to the noise. You are an answered prayer”- Ijeoma Umebinyuo Merceline Oliech If confidence was a person, Merceline Oliech, 3rd year ALU Business Management student, would be the poster girl. We catch up with her to talk about her […]

Akinyi Osanjo on Pioneering her Human Rights Journey

“When I dare to be powerful to use my strength in the service of my vision, then it becomes less and less important whether I am afraid.” Audre Lorde We meet up with ALU Global Challenges student, Akinyi Osanjo, who has shown consistency in using her power and strength to advocate for the LGTBQIA+ community […]

ALIBABA GET CHALLENGE AFRICA REGION FINALS

Partnerships that not only allow for the growth and success of ALU as an institution but also that of its students, faculty, and staff. One of such many partnerships is The ALU – Alibaba Business School of Ecommerce Talent Programme which birthed the Africa edition of the GET Global Challenge 2020, themed “Digital Solutions during COVID-19 and beyond.”