Images from the official opening of the CBN-EDC/#RIBFoundation Entrepreneurship Training Centre at Omuaran, Irepodun LGA of Kwara State as sponsored by the Kwara South Senator, Dr. Rafiu Adebayo Ibrahim, Chairman Senate Committee on Banking, Insurance and other Financial Institutions.
The entrepreneurship training which was targeted at youths, women, Artisans and civil servants was aimed to create job opportunities and further reduce the rate of unemployment in Nigeria. It is also an opportunity to reduce the numbers of job seekers and make them job creators to further engage more hands on their different areas of interest.
The facilitators from CBN-EDC are Mr. Adetoro S. A., Funsho Popoola, Akintunde Olusegun, the Monitoring and Evaluation Department were : Opeyemi Oguntomi, Odunayo Adelusi, and the Director General of Rafiu Ibrahim Bilal Foundation (#RIBFoundation) Dr. Bosun Lawal.
Dignitaries present at the opening ceremony were: The House Leader, Kwara State House of Assembly, Hon. Hassan Oyeleke, His Royal Majesty, the Olomu of Omuaran, the Kwara South Senatorial Chairman, Allahji Jimoh Balogun, all the seven Chairmen from all the LGA in Kwara South, all the Constituency Staff of Senator Rafiu Ibrahim led by the SLA, Alhaji Abdulrauf Akogun, other party faithful, etc.
The entrepreneurship training as facilitated by the Kwara South Senator Dr. Rafiu Adebayo Ibrahim shall continue till Friday 20th October, 2017 when participants must have produced a workable business plan to guarantee them fund from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to either start or expand the business of their own.