As part of effort to encourage wealth distribution and create sustainable jobs among the
teeming youths in the Country, the third edition of Trek Africa Entrepreneurship Conference
and Exhibition has been scheduled to hold in Lagos on the 7th March, 2018.
The SMEs conference, according to a statement tagged: “The Spirit of Enterprise” will have key
operators, policy makers and emerging entrepreneurs gather for the conference. Dr. Chima
Anyaso, the Ceo of Ceecon energy gas and oil limited, Chief Sade Okoya, MD Eleganza
Industries will be the special guest speakers to mould and sharpen the youths perspectives in
improved knowledge on SMEs under the Chairmanship of Chief Lanre Rasak, the
Balogun of Epe Kingdom. Other guests to graced the Trek Africa Entrepreneurship Conference
and Exhibition includes, Mr. Bolaji Akinboro, Ceo Cellulant Nigeria, Mr. Adeniyi Adams of
Knightstone properties, Mr. Musa Abdullazeez of OXFAM Nigeria.
Anyaso an entrepreneur, politician, a successful manager of men and resources, philanthropist
and hotelier. He is popularly known for his foray in the Nigerian downstream oil and gas sector.
He is a recipient of the Forbes’ Africa achievers awards for his outstanding service to humanity.
The Project Director of Trek Africa Entrepreneurship Conference and Exhibition, Mr. Oki
Samson, said the event is aimed at creating sustainable jobs and wealth distribution while
highlight the role of entrepreneurs in National economy development.
It will be recalled that the report of the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) indicates that unemployment rose from 16.2 percent in the second quarter to 18.8 percent in the third
quarter of 2017, then it goes beyond doubt that Nigeria is in a desperate situation which
requires drastic action. Nigerians can no longer depend on the government or blue-chip
Companies to provide jobs for her teeming population of youths, she has to embrace
Investment in skill entrepreneurship; SMEs, agriculture, innovation and ICT and inculcate same
Into the youths of the nation which is a better option if we must diversify national economy.
The event is already gathering momentum as over six hundred and twenty five guests have
Registered online. “Participants will be given Certificate of participation for the One-day
Enterprise conference and exhibition”, he stated.