ABOUT THE MILLENNIUM FELLOWSHIP - CLASS OF 2021

United Nations Academic Impact and MCN are proud to partner on the Millennium Fellowship. In 2021, over 25,000 young leaders on 2,000+ campuses across 153 nations applied to join the Class of 2021. 136 campuses worldwide (just 6%) were selected to host the 2,000+ Millennium Fellows. The Class of 2021 is bold, innovative, and inclusive.

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UNITED NATIONS ACADEMIC IMPACT AND MCN PROUDLY PRESENT ONYINYE KATEAMABILIS OMENUGHA, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW AND CAMPUS DIRECTOR FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.

Nnamdi Azikiwe University | Awka, Nigeria | Advancing SDG 4 & UNAI 3

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" According to John F. Kennedy, Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other. I'm excited to be a part of the Millennium Fellow for so many reasons, of which one is the fact that I'll contribute my quota, no matter how little to my community and the society at large. I am motivated to do all I do by the people around me. I need people to believe in the goodness of society by the acts I do. I'm most grateful for the opportunity to be part of Millennium Fellow as I'm hoping to learn in the process. "

Millennium Fellowship Project: Lawsanaid

Helping the physically challenged students in my community, by providing them with educational materials - Education for all.

About the Millennium Fellow

Onyinye K. Omenugha is the South-East Zonal Director of policies, programs, and Projects for the Law students' Association of Nigeria( LAWSAN). She’s a final year law student of Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka Anambra State, a member of some professional bodies such as the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) (UK), Institute of Chartered Mediators and Conciliators (ICMC), as well as Young International Council for Commercial Arbitration (ICCA), amongst others.

She has garnered several leadership experiences and has served in various representative capacities as an undergraduate. Formerly the head of Vibrant Chambers, a leading student chamber in her school, and a one-time campus director, Law Students Association of Nigeria, Nnamdi Azikiwe University. She currently serves as a Judge of LAWSA High Court UNIZIK.

She has received several awards and recognitions, one of which is an award of merit in 2020 as LAWSAN Campus Coordinator of the year in Nigeria.

Onyinye combines her extramural and academic activities perfectly and one can safely conclude that she is an excellent law student and a committed leader.