Intellectual Elite Youth Association of Nigeria(IEYAN) is a non-political youth organization whose vision, is to bring to effective operation; the NOT TOO YOUNG TO RUN ACT and to consciously be the antidote to curbing youth thuggery in the Nigeria’s electoral process.

IEYAN came into existence as an independent forum of Individuals, Youth Organizations, Associations, Artisans, Entertainers, Student’s groups. It’s a forum of all patriotic and progressive like-minded Nigerian Youths and students’ Associations, coming together into a single formidable socio-political forum, capable of mobilizing and organizing the Nigerian youths into a strong fold to the actualization of all the objectives of the Not too Young to Run Act and other benefits incidental to that.

These association/youth groups work together under the umbrella of the forum for the speedy restoration of internal democracy, the achievement of national reconciliation, economic and social reconstruction and respect for human right and the rule of law.

The forum was founded by groups of patriotic, vibrant, charismatic, and professionals; distinguished Nigeria youths who believed in the Nigeria state and committed to making Nigeria the country of our dream through active youth engagement(s) and positive participation(s), working in collaboration with stakeholders in Nigeria youth agenda.

Presently, the group has it presence in all the 774 Local governments of the Nigeria, 36 states and including F.C.T. Abuja.