AIICO Insurance Plc in a bid to improve entrepreneurship in Nigeria has launched a free Entrepreneurship Development Programme.
In a statement, the firm’s Executive Director and Chief Operations Officer, Babatunde Fajemirokun, has said through the programme, the firm aims to empower Nigerians with the requisite knowledge and skills for entrepreneurship. It also aimed at employment generation, poverty reduction and economic growth.
He said the programme is open to individuals who desire to have the freedom to pursue their own vision, become bosses; have flexible lifestyle and potentials for alternate sources of income beyond salary.
Giving more details on the programme, Fajemirokun enlisted the importance as to helping beneficiaries spot new business opportunities and guides on the principles of succeeding. It is based on cutting edge information, tools and concepts of entrepreneurship.
He added: “Nigerians with entrepreneurial potential and dreams of self-reliance can take advantage of the programme to gain momentum and become viable, irrespective of challenges.
“We want to help them to see opportunities around them and equip them with the knowledge and skill to make the most of it, profitably. We have the manpower and have made adequate provisions to ensure the continuity of this programme. Interested individuals should visit our website to sign up. Certificates shall be issued to participants upon successful completion.’’