Blessing Egbe, Olawale Ayilara, headline youths at Success Stories Africa 2018
Attracting Wealth! That was the theme of the Success Stories Africa 2018, which took place last Saturday at the Pertinence Place, Akowonjo, Lagos.
The well-attended gathering saw some of Nigeria’s top trailblasers, including Olawale Ayilara, Chief Executive of LandWey; Sunday Olorunsheyi of Pertinence Group; Omotola Oyebanjo of Union Bank Communications Lead; Blessing Egbe, an award-winning Nollywood producer; African farmer Mogaji, Co-Founder of FarmCrowdy and many more, as they shared the untold stories behind their rise.
There were also different interactive and intimate panel sessions at the highly impactful event, which allowed audience to engage directly with the speakers, as they field questions from them.
An array of fast-rising talents, including singer, Oluwanifise, comedian, Bukunmi and poet, SolarSpeaks, also serenaded participants with phenomenal performances, amongst others.
Widely described as the most impactful gathering of young people in developing communities, Success Stories Africa would continue to increase the number of empowered youths above the weaklings, the convener, Isaac Oladipupo, affirmed.
Blessing is a celebrated actress, scriptwriter, director and producer, best known for the movie and series, Lekki Wives and The Women, starring Omoni Oboli, Kate Henshaw and Kalu Ikeagwu, among other notable Nollywood actors.