Establishing Entrepreneurship Bank a promise that must be kept – Osinbajo

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Establishing Entrepreneurship Bank a promise that must be kept – Osinbajo

By Chijioke Okoronkwo

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.

“The people in this room are the perfect and long-awaited counterpoints to those…



Source: News Agency of Nigeria