The first NYSC Enterprise Funding Fair is to hold on October 15, 2015 at the NYSC orientation camp, Iyana-iIpaja road, Agege, Lagos state by 8 a.m. with over 5,000 corps members expected to be in attendance.
The fair is organised by Fountain Initiative for Social Development (FISD) in partnership with NYSC Lagos Secretariat.
Yewande Oguntuyi, Deputy Executive Director, Fountain Initiative for Social Development (FISD) said the funding fair is targeted at NYSC members who are participating in or have completed the NYSC Skills Acquisition and Entrepreneurial Development (SAED) programme and are looking for financing, investment and partnerships for their business ideas.
The following personalities are expected as guests at the occasion: Brigadier-General Johnson Olawunmi Director-General, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC); Mrs. Mary Danabia, NYSC Director of Skills Acquisition and Entrepreneurship Development (SAED); Otunba Bola Akindele, Group Managing Director, Courteville Business Solutions Plc. and Fola Kudehinbu, Executive Director/CEO, Fountain Initiative for Social Development (FISD).