In a country that the demographics are in favor of the youths, with over 60% of the population known to be young people, the need to tap into this youthful and energetic group becomes imperative for the country to grow. Having said this, Mmanti Umoh will be speaking on “SHAPING THE FUTURE ECONOMY” powered by TEENNATION.
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Speaking on the importance of the event, Mnati said”Can I tell you about; Jefferson in Kenya who has “The Eden Horticultural Hub which grew and distributed 2.5 tons of tomatoes to more than 100 households, as well as local schools and hospitals. Balbina in Tanzania the founder of Huduma Smart, an enterprise that trains domestic workers and provides a job market for them via their website, where employers can recruit workers of their choice according to the qualifications given by employers and acceptability of a worker.”
She added “Regardless of their language, level of education, or nationality, young people see entrepreneurship as a means to achieve social and economic development. Young entrepreneurs are drivers of innovation, economic growth, and are keen to make a positive change in their societies. They are also the source of innovative solutions that governments and the private sector need to address current and future development challenges.”
“This Friday, August 7th, 2020 on INSTAGRAM LIVE – @TeennatiomHQ as I speak with teen entrepreneurs in Africa”, She concluded.
Mmanti Umoh is the CEO & Lead Consultant, The PurplePatch Consults. Mmanti Umoh is described by the International Community of Leaders as a “Quintessential Kingmaker and Polymath. Catalyzing the growth of Africa’s next-generation leaders.” She is the Lead Consultant of The PurplePatch Consults.A polymath – award-winning Management Consultant and Education Psychologist who is using skills development for job creation, economic growth and poverty reduction. She specializes in transforming the economy, empowering people and building sustainable communities through collaboration.She loves people, organizations, systems, ideas, and change. She is passionate about maximizing human creative potential.
ANTHONY EMEKA NWOSU