It was the perfect cocktail of learning and fun at the FirstBank Entrepreneur Mindset event recently held at the UNILAG Multipurpose hall. Students who identified as aspiring business moguls and captains of industry congregated to drink from the rich fountain of wisdom in the persons of Ibukun Awosika, Chairman FirstBank; Lekan Olude – Cofounder Jobberman, Babajide Ipaye – CEO Keex footwears, Steph Obi – Online Course Content Creator and Expert; Ireti Doyle – Nollywood actress and Koyinsola Vera-Cruz- Certified trichologist & Hair Expert.
In opening the event, Mrs. Awosika reiterated the bank’s commitment to empowering the next generation of Nigerian entrepreneurs and shared nuggets of entrepreneurial wisdom, most powerful of which is “When you do what you do well, you will reap the economic benefits’.
At this event, the students got the chance to explore the features and functions of cool tech devices such as a drone, the google Echo and an interactive TV with fun games. As they engaged with these devices, there were opportunities to win exciting prizes such as air pods, shopping vouchers, smart watches and lots more.