It was an honor, meeting the former Ambassador to Nigeria - Ambassador Walter Carrington whom the Carrington Youth Fellowship Initiative was aptly named after and the Consul General to the United States Embassy in Lagos, - Mr Jeffery J Hawkins at the closing ceremony of the CYFI 2012 fellowship year.
|2013 Fellows with Ambassador Walter Carrington and his wife, Dr Arese Carrington, Consul General to the US embassy, Lagos and Members of the CYFI board. Photo credit: cyfinigeria.org|
|2012 Fellows with Ambassador Walter Carrington and his wife Dr Arese Carrington. Photo credit: cyfinigeria.org|
Below is the remark delivered by Ambassador Walter Carrington at the ceremony which took place on the 13th of February 2013 at the residence of the consular general in Ikoyi, Lagos.
|US Consul General, Lagos and Vweta|
|Some of the creations of the YEC Academy on display|
Please find more details about this fellowship here: Carrington Youth Fellowship Initiative