FirstBank of Nigeria Limited has held a Youth Mentoring Session, themed “Building a Financially Literate Tribe.”
The event, hosted by its Chairman, Mrs. Ibukun Awosika, was organised to drive a culture of financial literacy among the youth and create a consciousness of financial efficiency in their daily activities; in business, entrepreneurship, career and personal lives.
The mentoring session held at the Harbour Point, Wilmot Point Road, Victoria Island, Lagos, featured about 1,000 youths and was organised to equip them with the knowledge of money management, entrepreneurship skills, and financial independence, thereby securing their future and placing them on the path to financial freedom and productivity.
Awosika spoke at the event along with the Managing Director, dkbMarkets, Remi Banjoko as well as Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Bestman Games Ltd, Nimi Akinkugbe.
They shared practical experiences on the art and finesse of money growth, investments and entrepreneurship with participants to build a financially literate tribe that would sustain the culture of financial literacy amongst their friends, class mates, and associates.