Nile University of Nigeria hosted the 9th National/International conference of the Nigerian Economics Students’ Association on October 29, 2018. The week-long event, themed Rethinking Youth Unemployment in Nigeria; An Exploration of Alternatives, was aimed at devising and discussing indigenous solutions to the problem of youth unemployment in Nigeria, and Africa at large. To this effect, the event featured a host of intervarsity debates (between economics students from various Universities across the country) on how to tackle the aforementioned issue, as well as presentations from different experts in the field. Overall, the conference was educative and provided great insight as well as creative solutions to the issue of youth unemployment.