Ovia Backs Zeniths BILLIONS OF Naira Bet on SME’
The founder of Zenith Bank Plc,Jim Ovia has displayed wholesome approval of the billions of Naira investment the bank made on Nigerian SME’S by personally declaring its SMEs centred fair open in Lagos.
The Chairman of the bank who was welcomed to the fair by its Deputy Managing Director,Adora O. was obviously happy as he cut the ribbons at the entrance of the held at Eko Atlantic,V.I.,Lagos.
Ovia dressed in his impeccable black suit with red tie to match walked majestically into the doom housing the fair as hundreds of cmeras from mobile phones ,videos ,photographers clicked intermitantly.
Despite intermitant communication for members of the media and onlookers to allow him easier access they appeared to find anotheropportunity to take a picture of him irresistible as he went from stall to stall admiring what was available for shoppers.
The three day event which was more than a game for micro businesses and SME’s had top brands like Nestle,MTN,Artail,Zaron and others in that category.
Speaking us Precious Osara of Zaron Nigeria ltd said the company is giving shoppers 30 percent discount in celebration of the yearly black Friday sales,saying that it was unheared of in the anals on Nigerian make up retail business
She stressed that the company was at the Zenith fair to enhance the beauty of many a Nigerian who visits the fair,adding that make up is about making you truly who you are.
CEO of Today Brands Ltd,Austin Ufonba who spoke in one of the master classes said those in the creative industry owes it as a mater of duty to socceed by having staying power and by making sure their offerings are different from their competitors.
While film maker,Adebimpe Adebanbo said that she is in the children film genre to add value and ensure the sector was not taken over by foreign film makers