Some of the Nigeria’s brightest and best entrepreneurs will be headlining this year’s Nigeria Leadership Summit which is holding this December at the Oriental Hotel Lekki Lagos. This year, the Summit is themed “Entrepreneurial Nation” and in this regard some of the Nation ‘s most successful Entrepreneurs in various fields are going to be taking the stage to provide the Nigerian people with their own story on how they go to the top and how young people can make it today.
The Nigeria Leadership Summit is powered by the Anabel Group and the convener is Prince Nicholas Okoye (Group CEO and Founder of Empower Nigeria). In addition to the Leadership Summit Key note addresses, there will be a conference on the “Empower Nigeria” initiative which is promoting the start-up of new young entrepreneurs around the country; there is a “Leadership and Entrepreneurship Master Class” for top executives on Friday 12th December 2014 designed to provide participants with the knowledge and the tools to become billion dollar global companies. There is also a special day for women entrepreneurs called the “Island Tea Party for Women Entrepreneurs”, holding on Saturday 13th December 2014 at the Clear Essence Ikoyi.
In addition the Island Tea PARTY for women is a favorite for the operators of Women owned Businesses as it promises to teach Nigerian women how to raise funding for their new or existing business, how to structure their businesses to attract international investors and to how to expand nationally and internationally.
According to the organizers, the Summit on the 11th of December remains a free to attend event as with previous years however the Master Class on the 12th of December and the “Island Tea Party” on the 13th of December are strictly by invitation events.
Confirmed Speakers include; Chief Sony Odogu, Ambassador Joe Keshi, Chief Chuma Okafor (Chairman, Chicason Group) Chief Cosmas Maduka (Chairman Coscharis Group), Dr. Ayoola Oba Otudeko, Abdulsamad Rabiu (Chairman BUA Group0), Charlie Weeks (CEO Weeks International Enterprises), James Michael Laffarty (CEO British American Tobacco Corporation), Nicholas Okoye (CEO Anabel Group), Rajiv Sharma (Renowed Speaker, Business Strategist), Segun Awolowo (CEO Nigeria Export Promotion Council).
And in the women category, we have very successful women who have made it and create a great change in the nation development. These include; Evelyn Oputu (Former MD of Bank Of Industry), Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa (House of Representatives), Uju Ifejika (CEO Britania-U Group), Stella Okoli (CEO Emzor Pharmaceuticals), Ibidun Ajayi Ighodalo (CEO Elizabeth R Events) and Ehime Eigbe (CEO Sweet Kiwi Frozen Yoghurt).
Date: Thursday 11th, Friday 12th & Saturday 13th December 2014
Venue: Oriental Hotel, Lekki, Lagos