AEA to Host The First National Business Plan Competition
The Abuja Enterprise Agency (AEA) in collaboration with the Small & Medium Enterprise Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN) and the Dubai Annual Investment Meeting (AIM) is set to host the first National Business Plan Competition (NBPC) in Abuja.
The competition is targeted at start ups whom have operated for 2-7 years, have less than 50 employees and have an annual revenue of $100,000 to $1,000,000 are among others the eligibility criteria.
The registration for the competition is on going and closes on the 5th of February, while the grand finale where shortlisted applicants will pitch their business ideas to the panelist will hold on the 12th of February at the Abuja Enterprise Agency.
The coordinator of the competition, Usman I Usman stated that the competition will build the capacity of start-ups to better utilize a wide array of investment opportunities both locally and internationally through building their capacity