FirstBank backs African Business Conference


Firstbank new logoFirstBank of Nigeria Limited will be leading a discourse through its support for the African Business Conference 2016.

The event with the theme “Africa Rising: Leveraging the power of a younger generation” will hold tomorrow at the Lagos Business School.

The conference, in its fourth series, is a yearly forum that convenes business leaders across several sectors in Africa and investors seeking to do business to move Africa to the next level.

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The conference would build resourceful conversations on enhancing business practices as well as  proffer solutions to issues peculiar to doing business in Africa.

The keynote address would be delivered by the  Ondo State Governor, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, with speakers drawn from various experts. FirstBank has supported this conference through the years to facilitate capacity building among business owners, especially SMEs which are pivotal to economic growth and development.

Meanwhile, the bank  has unveiled its new SME Campaign  designed to help Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs) grow their business with diverse product and service.

According to FirstBank’s spokesperson, Folake Ani-Mumuney, the bank is passionate about driving the African Business terrain to enhance the sustainable growth of the African economy and create the right environment for investments. “We would continue to lead and support conversations as well as create opportunities that will make Nigeria and indeed Africa a better continent,” she said.thenation.