by Mar 9, 2019Empowerement, Lifestyles0 comments

Who is Babs?

Afonrinwo Babatunde Deji is a young dynamic, enthusiastic and passionate community social innovator. He is the Founder of The Inverters Foundation, a foundation with keen focus on Human Capital Development and Leadership.

Babs, as he is fondly called is the Convener, Take A Step Summit (A Skill Acquisition Training project that discovers and uncovers hand skills talent in youth), he is also the Founder of the Popular online Leadership Academy (Follow To Lead and Young Leaders Forum for Ages 17-22years  with Participants across the continent of Africa). Also, he is the founder of the popular HolidayHub – A Leadership Training discovery and uncovering program For Primary and secondary schools teenagers in Nigeria.

Babs founded the team which is made  up of 13 young and vibrant individuals in 2016, and over 5,000 people have benefitted from his works across Africa.


Take A Step Summit – A Business, Leadership and Skill Acquisition Program which is  targeted especially at unemployed youth.

Notebooks For Schools – Donation of Academic Materials to less privileged children especially those in slums.

HolidayHub – Leadership Training for Primary and Secondary School Students.

Online Academy – Follow to Lead & Young Leaders Academy (Online Leadership Academy for young and old people).



He is a silent laborer whose works speaks as a great Influencer than a mere popular social innovator, a writer, speaker and content creator. He is also a creative writer, a deep thinker, solution finder and a great encourager. He is very passionate about educating young individuals on leadership, entrepreneurship and skill acquisition in their environment.

His dream and goal for life is to become a leadership expert and a skill acquisition consultant, been a resourceful individual who uses his skills, knowledge and wisdom to meet human needs and with core areas of interest as; Capacity Building, Entrepreneurship Advocacy and Skill Training, Risk Management, Social Services Administration, Community Development and Organization, Community Integration and Social Integration.


Without doubt, Babs is a man of many parts. He volunteers and work with several other initiatives such as:

Boundless Hands Africa Initiative (As a member)

Yes We Are Winning Foundation (As a Project  Member)

African ChangeMakers Fellowship (Fellow, Cohort 2)

YaliNetworkFace2Face (Lagos)

He has also been part of several advocacy moves and initiatives.


2018 Heroes of the world top 10 social innovators (7th Position)

2017 Top 10 Social Innovators in Nigeria – Online Poll (2nd Position)

Nigeria Volunteers Award, Class of 2017.


You can contact Babs on +2347081075823, +2347030619518


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