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Empowering Young Africans: Osinbajo speaks on entrepreneurship

L-R, Segun Osoba, Osinbajo and Tony Elumelu at the Tony Elumelu Foundation Forum in Abuja on Saturday

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says that the promise of establishing entrepreneurship banks in Africa is one that must be kept.

Osinbajo expressed this view in his address at the fifth edition of the Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Forum(TEFforum2019) on Saturday in Abuja.

The two-day event has the theme “Empowering Young Africans”.

African leaders present were Presidents Paul Kagame of Rwanda, Macky Sall of Senegal, Felix Tshisekedi of Congo DRC and Ugandan Prime Minister, Ruhakana Rugunda.

Osinbajo said that African schools should not only teach science and technology but focus also on critical thinking and entrepreneurship.

“Our continent continues to be defined by unsavoury and unwholesome stories, which do not often accurately represent the reality of life and opportunity. Continue reading…

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