October 3, 2017

LightUpYourDream activity: Tecno Mobile gives N4m to 4 winners

LightUpYourDream activity: Tecno Mobile gives N4m to 4 winners

IN a committed effort to scale up business ideas of young entrepreneurs to the next level, Tecno Mobile has awarded N4 million to four winners in a tight contest that saw two winners each emerge from a Business Pitch contest and a raffle draw.

The initiative was geared towards positively impacting local communities fulfilled their promise to empower budding individuals across the country and help them spark up their businesses at the just concluded LightUpYourDream activity.

Within weeks of commencement of the activity, young entrepreneurs across various business sectors including food, tech, fashion, and agriculture shared their business dreams and long-term goals, with the hope of landing a million of naira to infuse into their business.

Having gone through strict reviews and assessments, the 30-day long activity saw 10 promising entrepreneurs shortlisted to pitch their ideas to a panel of judges well vast within the digital and Business space.

After hours of pitching and drilling of these young entrepreneurs, two lucky winners emerged based on their creativity, business sense and ability to communicate their goals effectively, smiling to the bank with the sum of N1 million each to help scale their business to the next level.

Abiola Adesina, a fish farmer, and Bolatito Bashiru, a fashion designer emerged winners from
the lot.

Similarly, Mr. Chukwuemeka from Abuja and Mr. Eberechi from Lagos also won themselves a million naira each via a raffle draw for buying the new Tecno Spark devices.