Omékongo’s CNN-award winning work has been viewed over 1,000,000 views on CNN.com. He has published 6 books and produced 7 CDs. Omékongo’s trilingual (English, French, & Swahili) music and writings have appeared alongside artists such as Sheryl Crow, Angelina Jolie, Norah Jones, Damien Rice, Angelique Kidjo, Don Cheadle, and Mos Def. He has shared the stage with Wyclef Jean, OutKast, Sonia Sanchez, Dennis Brutus, and The Last Poets. Omékongo launched his 1,000,000 Youth Campaign specifically to work with YOU! Contact him today and let’s change the world together for the future of youth!
As a motivational youth speaker, I was honored to be voted by the students of Watkins Mill high School school to be their graduation speaker!
“Good Afternoon, Wolverines, and congratulations on accomplishing yet another milestone in your short lives. You know, actually, yesterday we were doing all the rehearsals and everything in a hundred degree weather, I was thinking how much fun I was having cause it was actually my birthday yesterday. And so, you all voting me in as the person to, you know, be your speaker today is actually, I consider, a belated gift from all of you all to me. So, I appreciate that.”
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Omékongo takes the principles from his book, G.R.O.W. Towards Your Greatness, and brings it to you as a weekly audio podcast.
Opening Eyes, One Mind at a Time… Omékongo’s thoughtful insights will bring out discussion in you.
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