In a bid to put an end to youth unemployment, increase rate of cyber-crimes and kidnapping couple with ailing economy, the Entrepreneurship and Empowerment Initiative of Nigeria have decided to organized and champion youth entrepreneurship skill development, promoting rural women empowerment while improving community health care delivery and supporting the entrepreneurial education of the Nigeria child.
The event which is tagged; “Power Youth: “Creating Wealth Through Entrepreneurship” is organized in conjunction with the University of Lagos and Kwara State University.
The first face of the event according to the organizers which is the Summit Lecture is scheduled to hold on Monday, 1st of October, 2018 at the prestigious Multipurpose Hall of University of Lagos, Akoka between 8:00am to 4pm. After that there will be a Gala/Award night Dinner which will be holding on the same day at Raddisaon Blue Hotel, Ikeja from 6pm till 11pm.
Meanwhile, this summit and Gala Award Dinner promised to be a convergence of Young and emerging entrepreneurs, seasoned business practitioners, academicians, researchers and government policy makers in the field of entrepreneurship development with about 2,500 participants.
Some of the guest expected to grace the occasion includes; President Julius Maada Bio , President of the Republic of Sierra-Leone, His Imperial Majesty, Oba (Dr.) Frederick E.O, CON, Akinruntan, the Olugbo of Ugboland, General Ibrahim Babangidan, Former President, Federal Republic of Nigeria and other notable personalities.