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Nigeria Investment: Young Tea Producer Wins at Drive Summit 2019

As a way to promote its Nigeria Investment function, Legalpreneur Services with Start Innovation Hub in September partnered with Jabborro PR to organize a business support event in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State titled Drive 'Start-Up' Summit. The project selected small businesses to be mentored and contest for investment worth N1,000,000. Winner Drive Summit 2019 with Jabborro PR Staff Thanks to strategic partnership with organisations like Union Bank of Nigeria (Uyo), Global Audio Factory Band, Aniferaz, Whitebridge Consulting, Wonder Arts, Continuity Media and more, we were able to pull off a successful outing at minimal cost. Precious Opara and her associate, Esther Izuka from Owerri won the investment price of N1,000,000 by pitching their recreational tea product 'Drink Up'.  The project continues in business development and the winning product, Drink Up will soon be commercialized. As announced by the key organizer, Legalpreneur Services, the project to Invest


[INVESTMENT] Tomato Demonstration Farm in Akwa Ibom Regular readers of posts would have met my report on how Akwa Ibom was working towards meeting the Federal Government of Nigeria’s tomato paste production objective. It was carried on a few print media and websites as well. Please find it here. The Tomato Nigeria Will Get From Akwa Ibom Not long after that report, price of fresh Tomato skyrocketed by about 400%. Tuta Absoluta, a crop pest that originated from South America, became resistant to pesticide and this was blamed immediately, although a combination of it and other factors actually caused the inflation. Now, the inflation caused many damages across the nation. Yet, I know of 2 experiment farms that neither suffer the plague nor fail to make profit. They thrive in the epidemic, thanks to collaboration with AKEES – Akwa ibom Enterprise & Employment Scheme. Here is a mild analysis of their enviable turnover even as a trial farm. CHECK