Young African Leaders Journal of Development (YALJOD) is a biennial publication which hosts scholarly analysis and competing viewpoints about the development of Africa. YALJOD accepts papers from varied disciplinary areas including Social Sciences, Physical Sciences and Humanities, that show direct relevance to the development of Africa. It publishes researches understood as the social, economic, political, cultural and technological processes of change in Africa. YALJOD indepthly explains the various challenges facing Africa and sheds more light on their solutions. It provides an insight for policy makers to implement policies that would ensure change in all spheres of development. The maiden edition of YALJOD will be launched in October at the African Union Headquarters, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.