COMMUNITY
ENTERPRENEURS, TECH & CREATIVES
The Enterpreneurs, Tech & Creatives Community is aimed at promoting prospective entrepreneurs with business ideas. technology enthusiasts at different levels, group of start-up business founders with a goal of scaling up and many more.
 

Business Ideas Hub

This is a group of existing, budding, and prospective entrepreneurs with business ideas who require some form of clarity in implementation, putting the right structure and scaling.

Temitope Olagbami
The
Governor

Temitope Olagbami is currently the Head of Corporate Finance at Shara Group, a leading energy and infrastructure conglomerate with operations in over 38 countries worldwide. He is a competent and ethically grounded corporate finance and investment banking professional with more than five years of proven significant experience in transaction advisory, corporate finance, transaction/deal structuring, valuation, mergers and acquisition advisory, and due diligence.
He has been part of different corporate finance and advisory transactions involving clients across various sectors such as financial services, consumer markets, telecommunications, ICT, oil & gas, healthcare, as well as government and infrastructure with a total transaction value of approximately US$1 billion. His key areas of interest are corporate finance, mergers and acquisition, project & structured finance, and private equity.

Our Weekly Activities

Typical Semester Schedule

  • Introductory Session
  • The Concept of Ideation
  • Creation of sub-groups for brainstorming of business ideas
  • Business-specific sessions and advisory Panel
  • Inspiring Business stories and Topical discussions

Typical Semester Schedule contd.

  • Book Reviews (Online Discussions)
  • Peer Mentoring/Bonding
  • Business Pitch
  • Finance & Taxation
  • Talent Management
  • Sales & Marketing
  • Legal Aspect of Business
  • Scaling (Raising Capital for your Business)

Expected Members

  • People with business ideas, existing businesses and 9-5ers who want to transition to entrepreneurship.

Previous Topics

  • The Iceberg Theory
    Olawale Ayilara
  • Launching and Scaling in today’s Business Environment
    Ndidi Okonkwo Nwuneli, Edmund Idokoko and Iyin Aboyeji
  • Business Ideation Conceptualization & Validation
    Dr. George Akomas
  • The Legal Framework of Business; Franchising, Partnerships & Contracts
    Israel Aye

Previous Topics contd.

  • Demystifying Finance for Techpreneurs
    Ben Iwhiwhu
  • People, Culture & Partnerships
    Titi Olajide
  • Developing a Successful Sales & Marketing Strategy
    Edmund Idokoko
  • Challenges in Business and How to Navigate Through
    Ope Olaniran
  • Close That Deal
    Oluyomi Ojo
  • Sycamore: Building a business in a digital world
    Babatunde Akin-Moses, Onyinye Okoni & Mayowa Adeosun

Previous Topics contd.

  • Demystifying Finance for Techpreneurs
    Ben Iwhiwhu
  • People, Culture & Partnerships
    Titi Olajide
  • Developing a Successful Sales & Marketing Strategy
    Edmund Idokoko
  • Challenges in Business and How to Navigate Through
    Ope Olaniran
  • Close That Deal
    Oluyomi Ojo
  • Sales & Marketing
  • Sycamore: Building a business in a digital world
    Babatunde Akin-Moses, Onyinye Okoni & Mayowa Adeosun

Business Men’s Fellowship

The purpose of fellowship in this group is for exchange – First Spiritual exchange of insights of what has worked, by those who are practicing it with those just learning about this office. Note that this Spiritual Exchange will eventually lead to a business exchange without any party forcing it. We aim to develop businessmen for their true call as Christian Entrepreneurs, unveiling the spiritual office of a Christian Entrepreneur and his Role in today’s world, and create a fellowship where these truths will be shared and exchanged.

Content Creation Group

A community for people who are passionate about using online strategies, tactics and tools to develop impactful content online and also for those who are interested in learning.

The Governor – Solomon Mac-Auley
The
Governor

Solomon Mac-Auley is a Producer, Director, Actor, and Presenter and was trained at the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU). He has garnered over 25 years experience in film, television, radio, on stage and in more recent years, in the online space as a digital entrepreneur.
He is the Co-Founder of Avizariah, a content production and distribution company and JustSMEs et al; a resource-rich digital emporium focused on providing digital entrepreneurs with invaluable tools & training needed to succeed and make a living online.

Our Weekly Activities

Week 1,2,3

  • Introductions/Familiarity with group semester goals.
  • Joint storytelling project (Plan and execute a digital campaign)

Week 4, 5,6

  • Share your content/Sell yourself
  • Webinar on how to Monetize and grow (External Resource)

Week 7, 8, 9

  • Content Review Sessions. Knowledge sharing/Trainings (by members of the group
  • Virtual Graduation Party via Zoom

Expected target members of the group

  • Content Creators/Developers,
  • Content Marketers,
  • Copywriters,
  • Media professionals,
  • Creative professionals and Students

Some of the previous speakers’ profile

  • Tomi Odunsi Fadina – Award-winning actor, singer, songwriter, and CEO of CGT Media Ltd.
  • Tunde Onakoya – Currently the OTT content manager at Airtel, previously content buyer for African Magic Showcase and Urban
  • Bolaji Iwayemi is the Head of Marketing at VerifyMe, Nigeria’s leading digital ID verification and KYC company. He has over 12 years brand and content marketing experience.

Digital Technology Group

The Digital Technology community group of the covenant nation is a melting pot of technology enthusiasts at different levels. Members come from a wide range of backgrounds – medical practitioners , business consultants, stay-at-home parents, world class cyber security experts, entrepreneurs, programming gurus and business leaders. Whether you’re new to the technology world, or you’re working on leading edge breakthrough solutions, this community creates an avenue to connect with others, learn, grow and build personal and professional relationships. There’s something for everyone and we look forward to receiving you in the coming semester.

The Governor – Soromfe Uzomah
The
Governor

Soromfe is the Head, Strategic Partnerships for Microsoft Africa Initiatives (4Afrika).

He is responsible for building cross-industry relationships tackling critical technology-related challenges on the African continent and has over a decade of experience working in the technology, telecommunications and consulting industries. He has an MBA from INSEAD and is a graduate of computer engineering from the University of Lagos.

Our Weekly Activities

Weekly Schedule

  • Crack-it Tuesdays
  • Personality of the day (Wednesdays)
  • Learning Fridays

Expected Members

  • PGD students
  • Intending masters students
  • Masters students
  • Intending masters students

Previous Topics

  • Business Analysis
  • Ideating and Building Tech Products for the African Market
  • Cybersecurity among others
  • Data Analytics
  • Artificial intelligence

Emerging Entrepreneurs

This community group is for Employed professionals who currently run a side business and those who plan to transition from paid employment to become full-time entrepreneurs. Our objective is to develop ourselves to become better equipped to start, effectively manage and scale up our own businesses to become successful, sustainable and profitable. We achieve this through peer to peer engagement, mentoring, networking, knowledge transfer and facilitation sessions from experienced experts in key fields and those who have successfully walked the path from a 9to5 to running their own successful Businesses. If you desire to make your own mark and impact in the world as an Entrepreneur, then this is the group for you. We look forward to having you join our community.

Ernest Eso
The
Governor 1

Ernest is a Senior Business Development and Sales professional with experience in IT, Telecoms, Consulting, Logistics and Financial services sectors. He has worked with and consulted for some organizations such as AIRTEL, MTN, Nigerian Breweries and Wapic Insurance in various capacities.

As an entrepreneur, he founded Megabite Foods in 2010 , a business poised to be a household name in Wholesome and healthy foods, our Flagship product is Megabite Shawarma which operates from multiple locations in Lagos.

Ernest is involved in several business initiatives and aspires to set up a multi-line business consulting company. Ernest is happily married and blessed with 2 children.

Victor Anyanwu
The
Governor 2

Victor Anyanwu, fondly called The Social Media Oracle is an award winning Business and Healthcare Social Media Strategist.

A Social Media thought Leader, International Speaker, Online Reputation Brand Manager, Influencer and Facebook Ads Expert with over 10 years working experience in the Social Media space across different industries

He is the founder of The SWAT Republic, a community of Business people where he teaches Social media marketing and Business and he heads the team at The SWAT Agency where they help people attract prospects and convert them to paying customers. He can be reached on Instagram.com/TheoracleVA and YouTube.com/TheoracleVA

Our Weekly Activities

Previous Speakers

  • Ayoola Jolayemi PMP
  • Victor Anyanwu
  • Oluwatoyin Olatunji-Daniel

Entrepreneurs Accountability Group

Entrepreneurs seeking accountability partners to hold them to disciplined pursuit and execution of their set business objectives, with regular Target vs Achievement review sessions during group meetings.

Juliet Aigbe
The
Governor

Juliet Aigbe (Chef Juls) is founder of Bourffe Bakeries Ltd. Owner of three brands: Cakeflair, Bourffe Bistro and Chef Juls Africa . Juliet’s command of knowledge in recipe creation, food business development and commercial food processing, has enabled her to solve three problems in the confectionery sector. 1. Design Innovation. 2. Food Safety and3. Market Connectivity. She’s an award-winning high-art sugarcrafter, nutripreneur, recipe-creator, wholesome food advocate and reformer-entrepreneur who believes baking business can be wholesome, systemized to run on auto pilot and sustainably scaled. She runs a bakery, a packaged food processing factory and a sugarcraft skill club for teenagers in Greensprings School Lagos. She featured regularly as a Lagos TV baker on TVC’s Wake Up Nigeria Breakfast Show.
She is a Goldman Sachs 10,000 women scholar and listed by Bank & Entrepreneur Africa as one of Nigeria SME 100 Female Entrepreneurs making a difference in their sector. Her design innovation led her to create Nigeria’s first indigenous, additives-free, NAFDAC-certified cakemixes. Juliet Aigbe is current Eko Chocolate Chef Challenge winner, whose objective is to make Nigerian chocolate a global phenomenon. She’s winner of Niara Africa Business Pitch Competition 2019, one of top three winners at the Standard Chartered Bank’s Dragon’s Den. She won entrepreneur of the year award by Candy Factory and won it again by NaijaTopBaker both in 2020. Her Nutrisap Cakemix product also made it as one of top three winning products at the Nourish Nigeria Challenge -Nutripitch 2019. This unique cakemix replaces table sugar which has a glycemic index of whooping 65 with her innovative dried coconut nectar which has a glycemic index of 35 suitable for diabetics. They also have a gluten-free variant for those that are intolerant to wheat-based products.

Beyond her Cakemixes already selling in leading formal retail outlets across Nigeria, she recentlyintroduced her latest product – Chef Juls Pancake mix in the market. She has put her skin in the game and grown from a $100.00 pastime to a $250,000.00confectionery business. She’s working towards scaling into continental frontiers. Juliet, a graduate of the University of Lagos, with a bachelors in Biology and a post-graduate diploma in Computer Science, she also attended the prestigious French Pastry School, Chicago Illinois, and Lagos Business School EDC program on entrepreneurship.She has created a paradigm shift from traditional baking methods to efficient, scalable and easy DIY baking processes. She currently helps entrepreneurs in the food sector organise, systemise and articulate their businesses, making them investor-ready. She’s passionate about food business and eager to make a difference.

Our Weekly Activities

Weeks

  • Accountability Partners Formation
  • Case studies discussion
  • General Sessions (Handled by Guest/Inhouse Resource Partners)
  • Business Growth Strategy
  • Understanding the numbers that drive your business
  • Sales & Marketing (The Digital Strategy)
  • Legal Aspect of Business
  • Business-specific sessions and advisory Panel (Experts-in-Residence)
  • Company Visit/Excursion
  • Book Reviews (Online Discussions)
  • Peer Mentoring

Expected target members of the group

  • Full-time entrepreneurs with registered businesses at any stage or sector.

Previous Speakers

  • Bolaji Olagunju; Founder, Workforce Group & Owners Institute
  • Adeola Badmus; Founder and CEO, Piston and Fusion
  • Bolaji Olamiju; Founder, Trapezoid
  • Israel Aye; Founder, mylaw.ng, Senior Partener, Primera Africa Legal

Events et al

The events industry is a multi-billion-naira sector and Nigerians are generally known for their social lives – we are happy people. This is a group for all players along the event ecosystem; including event and venue managers, location owners, providers of services including MCs/comperes, ushering, decorators, lighting, sound system, photo & video, rentals (chair, table, stage, etc.), catering & drinks, etc. The group cuts across individuals and registered businesses who are looking for opportunities to network, scale up their business, build a profitable relationship, and get a bigger pie from the multi-billion naira industry.

Oyebimpe Ogunyemi
The
Governor

Oyebimpe Ogunyemi is a serial enterpreneur and Founder/Managing Partner at Umami Sweets & Treats; Life Memoirs Events & Procurement and LM Edibles. Bimpe holds a First Class B.Sc., International Relations degree. She is also a graduate of the Covenant Capital Business School and is currently enrolled in the pioneer Business and Enterpreneurial Certification Programme at the Joseph Business School, Lagos. In pursuit of excellence in her craft and passion point, Bimpe completed an Advanced Diploma in Event Styling and Planning from the UK Wedding Academy Global, London, and has also taken other personal development and professional trainings locally and internationally.

Before venturing out as an entrepreneur, Bimpe worked in various capacities at one of the foremost financial institutions in Nigeria, handling portfolios which included New Products Development, Retail Banking Portfolio Management, Product Promotions & Branding, Customer Service and Banking Operations. She is a member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria.

In her spare time, she enjoys travel, reading and writing. She runs a blog www.brazenlyhis.com where she chronicles her fearless journey in Christ. Oyebimpe is married to ‘Shola and they are both members of The Covenant Nation where they serve as marriage counsellors. They have two beautiful children.

Our Weekly Activities

Typical Semester’s Activity Schedule

  • Review the event ecosystem landscape
  • Identifying new opportunities
  • Identifying new opportunities
  • Book reviews
  • Movie reviews
  • Learning from an industry leader

Previous Knowledge Sharing Sessions

  • Thriving in the event industry
  • Law of contracts
  • Branding essentials
  • Business structures
  • Strategies for growth
  • Pricing
  • Network & self-promotion

Expected Target Members

  • Individuals and businesses in the event ecosystem

Previous Speakers

  • Shola Ogunyemi
  • Gbenga Agoro
  • Bolaji Iwayemi
  • Abiola Adewole
  • Folarin Oloyede
  • Pricing
  • Amaka Akinteye

Fashion Entrepreneursl

The vision of the Community Group is viz: 1. To Build Friendly relationships/teams 2. Provide Spiritual and Earthly nourishment 3. Create a safe place for vulnerability and learning 4. Enable Business Growth and Sustainability 5. Engender Business to Business (B2B) and Business to Consumer (B2C) collaboration 6. Provide mentorship opportunities for members The Fashion Entrepreneurs Community Group has attracted over 500 participants from across the globe since inception. A major focus of the Group this year is to help members rethink, restrategise and reposition for business in a changing world via digi- tal process automation and networking.

Francis Enakele
The
Governor

Francis is a commercial energy professional with experience in project financing, strategy development, investment analysis, mergers and acquisition due diligence and asset management. He has led and been involved in the completion of several local content projects in Nigeria as well as the successful provision of business development consultancy services for UK base and private equity firms, aimed at identifying opportunities, developing suitable strategic options and increasing investment returns.

With strong research and analytical skills as a Consultant, Francis is keen on providing strategic insights and economic evaluations on energy markets; utilising his capabilities in developing competitive growth strategies, building strategic relationships and making critical decisions in a forward-looking, fast-paced organisation.

His scope of work has included performing macro and competitive analysis, formulating and recommending competitive strategies, conducting business analysis due diligences ahead of possible mergers and acquisition in the upstream and oilfield service and equipment sector (EMEA), Develop economic model sensitivities, alternative scenarios, value-driver and decision tree analysis, Keep abreast of developments on economic evaluation, taxation and fiscal terms, cost structures, Entry of energy assets including Farm-in, Production Sharing Contracts (“PSC”) and Joint Ventures (“JV”) arrangements, Government and Investors Relations. https://www.linkedin.com/in/francis-enakele-b9074529/

Our Weekly Activities

Weekly Activities

  • Week 1
    Inaugural Meeting + 1st Masterclass
  • Identifying new opportunities
  • Week 2
    1st Group Meeting
  • Week 3
    2nd Masterclass
  • Week 4
    2nd Group Meeting
  • Week 5
    3rd Masterclass

Weekly Activities contd.

  • Week 6
    3rd Group Meeting
  • Week 7
    4th Group Meeting
  • Week 8
    4th Masterclass
  • Week 9
    5th Group Meeting
  • Week 10
    Close Out Session

Previous Speakers

  • Emana Ambrose-Amawhe
    Work Life Balance
  • Amaka Akinteye
    Basic Accounting for Fashion Entrepreneurs: Savings and Investment opportunities
  • Valentine Utoh
    Running A Successful Business: Management, Strategy and Structure for SME Growth
  • Ngozi Akinyele
    Mindset Shift Vision Branding and Goal Setting

Previous Speakers contd.

  • Zainab Abu
    Digital automation
  • Itunu Bamidele
    Building Visibility and a Strong Clientele for Your Brand
  • Olajumoke Seyeoyagbile
    Building a Profitable Structure for Your Fashion Business
  • Wunmi Owoeye
    Google Vs Business
  • Faseyi Raphael
    Personal Branding
  • Princess Anne
    Content Creation and Digital Marketing

Previous Speakers contd..

  • Chioma Eneghalu
    Photography
  • Victoria Fred
    Accounting for Fashionpreneurs
  • Kola Kuddus
    Let’s talk about the business of Fashion
  • Donald Yusuf
    How To Grow Your Customer Base Using The Internet
  • Victor Chijioke
    Starting A Fashion Business
  • Deborah Owolabi
    Mini Importation

Media Group

The Media Group is part of the Entrepreneurs, Tech & Creatives Stream of the TCN Covenant Community Groups. We are called the growers, because our work is crucial to the growth of most, if not all, businesses. We ply our trade as freelancers, agencies or work directly on the client side. Our job is to lead people to action through our creative design, copywriting, campaign management and digital skills. Did you know, more than 20% of adult professionals globally are involved with Sales and Marketing – this is 10X – 100X times bigger than the number of project managers, Scrum Masters or other similar market segments (VMEdu Research, LinkedIn, Monster). Every company globally requires sales and marketing. Did you also know that 75% of MBA colleges students globally learn Sales and Marketing subjects in their course curriculum. Using a combination of knowledge sharing sessions, events, mentoring and conversations, we provide a platform to connect, engage and thrive. We look forward to welcoming you to the Media Group.

Taiwo Oyewole
The
Governor

Taiwo is an innovator with over 20 years of experience in both marketing and technology. His marketing experience spans creative design, brand management, PR, media, advertising, agency management, digital, events and experiential marketing. Within the tech world, Taiwo has navigated the waters of software development, computer hardware, system administration, IT support and project assurance.

He is a graduate of Psychology from the prestigious Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-ife, Osun state and is currently Managing Partner at True Identity Company, a Media, Marketing and Technology firm. Just before, going back to the company he founded over a decade ago, Taiwo was Park Director at The Zone Technology Park, where he led one of the largest and fastest growing innovation clusters in Africa. Taiwo has been fortunate to work with some of Africa’s leading organisations across various industries including, Advertising, Technology Consulting, Banking and Asset Management.

Taiwo loves working with small businesses, in developing strategy, marketing and technology and in 2017, became a mentor on the Google Launchpad Start programme for Nigeria. The Digital Evangelist, as he fondly calls himself, is a regular guest on radio and TV where he talks about technology. He was also the host of the business show on Classic FM 97.3, Business Half Hour, where he interviews business owners and managers. He now hosts Blue Talks (podcasts and webinars) a property he co-developed with StanbicIBTC. Taiwo is a member of the Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria (APCON) and an alumnus of Squared Online. He has also acquired training and certificates in ITIL v3, Google Analytics, Managing Digital Projects from the BBC, LAMP (Linux Apache MySql and PHP) among others. Taiwo is an avid lover of technology, automotive and aviation engineering. He is married with children.

Our Weekly Activities

Week 1 & 2

  • Introductions
    Group leads and members
  • Semester Overview
    What to expect this semester
  • Goal Setting
    Clarifying personal goals and expectations
  • 1st Event
    Zoom Chat with Speaker 1
  • Fireside Chat commence
    Individual Fireside chats Friday evenings (7PM for 3 people with 15mins each)
  • Pairing and book shared
    Name of book and schedule shared. Combined reading with selected moderators
  • Group Task is shared
    We made it to the other side
  • Case Study Discussion
    How has COVID19 contributed positively to Digital and media industries?

Week 3, 4 & 5

  • Status Update
    On group tasks
  • Social media related issues and any ideas?
    Open conversation on Sunday evenings
  • Fireside Chat
    Friday evening with 3 members, 10 mins each
  • Knowledge sharing Session
    Oluseun + moderator will be a member of the group
  • Book review 1
    Leke Alder’s Parable of the box
  • New social media tip anyone?
    Sunday evenings
  • Mid Semester Review
  • Book review 2
    Sunday evening
  • Knowledge sharing Session
    Promise + moderator will be a member of the group

Week 6-10

  • Status update on group task
  • Fireside Chat
    Individual Fireside chats Friday evenings (7PM for 3 people with 15mins each)
  • Group Discussion
    Recommended Social media blogs/podcasts to catch up on
  • Knowledge Sharing Session
    Trending practice in Media and why
  • Fireside Chat commence
    Individual Fireside chats Friday evenings (7PM for 3 people with 15mins each)
  • Book review 3
    Sunday evening
  • 3rd Event
    Zoom Chat with Speaker 3
  • Group Task ends
    Submission and review
  • Business Beauty Pageant
    Business and Talent Show
  • Semester Ends
    Final Feedback and roundup

Intended Audience

  • You are a freelancer or marketing executive who has less than 2 years’ experience and you desire to grow your career or business in advertising, pr, media, digital or as an influencer
  • You are thinking of starting a creative agency, but you are not quite sure it is the right time or if you should just remain a freelancer.
  • You are looking for a platform where ideas can be exchanged
  • You are thinking of making a career change to marketing, but you are not sure which area of marketing you want to settle for.

Movies, Film & Theatre Business

Film & Theatre Group is a community of individuals with common interests in the film, tv and theatre industries – actors, producers, directors, screen/script writers, stage/set and costume design, camera, props, location etc The community welcomes both those who are already working professionals as well as aspirants who want to thrive in the creative entertainment industry.

Ike Nnaebue
The
Governor

Ike Nnaebue is a highly celebrated Nigerian Film Director, Screenwriter and Producer. He is the co-founder of COTseries -a homegrown global VOD platform and creative director of the Love Portion.

He is also the founder of Passion8 Communications Ltd, a premium media content production company. He is fondly regarded as one of the champions of the emerging new African cinema.

Our Weekly Activities

Week 1, 2, & 3

  • Welcome Address/Introductions, Industry Conversations, Breakdown of group into specialized sub-groups.

Week 4, 5, & 6

  • Weekly Industry Conversations with Special Guests, Shoot your shot sessions, Development of skills/crafts in specialized sub-groups, Commencement of sub-groups film/theatre projects.

Week 7, 8, & 9

  • Final industry conversations, shoot your shot sessions, presentation of sub-group film/theatre projects, social media follow back session, closing address.

Expected target members of the group:

  • Filmmakers/ creative entrepreneurs
  • Directors, producers, costumiers, actors, screen/script writers, stage/set and costume design, camera, props, location managers etc.

Previous Speakers

  • Dipo Adesida
  • Ema Edosio Deleen
  • Folabi Adetola
  • Tolu Awobiyi
  • Deyemi Okanlawon
  • Patrick Ugele
  • Lydia Idakula-Sobogun
  • Chika Chukwu
  • Femi Jacobs
  • Yibo Koko
  • Funmi Daramola
  • Benita Osaremen
  • Emmanuel Onyedi
  • Yemi Laja
  • Dayo George
  • Adekunle Bryan Oyetunde
  • Gbenga Osowe

Music Group

The music community group is for those involved in the performance, production and the business of Music. We learn the rudiments of being good stewards of our musical gifts, by examining global best practice in the way we approach the craft. We also learn the intricate balance between being artsy but also remaining profitable and engaged. We emphasise the importance of being broadminded and collaborative so that we can spread the tentacles of our influence. Those who grew up in church music often have some impressions about Music that might not necessarily hold up to actual realities. We engage in intense and frank discussions that help broaden one another’s perspective. Finally, we study how to get your music before the audience, by showing that the future is in music streaming.

Femi Jacobs
The
Governor

Femi Jacobs is widely known as a decorated Nigerian leading actor. His role in the 2013 breakthrough romantic comedy film – The Meeting cemented his place amongst Nollywood’s better-known leading faces. It also earned him his first pan-African accolade as Best Actor in Comedy in the 2015 edition of the prestigious African Magic Viewers Choice Awards.
Femi’s film credits have since gone diverse, ranging from the hilarious TAXI DRIVER (filmed entirely in one of Nigeria’s major languages, Yoruba), to Nigeria’s first four man cast film, THE VISIT. He’s also the author of a “Rise, Cultivate The Grits For Greatness”

Our Weekly Activities

Weeks

  • Introduction of group members to the group, acquaintance to semester/group goals.
  • In-house knowledge sharing sessions.
  • Weekly assignment: Song Score – Voice (Singers) /Instrument (Instrumentals).
  • Music Production with guest speakers/resource persons.
  • Artistes Understudy (Singers) /Instrument (Instrumentals) Music Composition and songwriting via in-house knowledge sharing sessions

Weeks contd.

  • Mid Semester Event- Mid semester show (online show- song battle between sub-groups).
  • Art of Music performance In-house knowledge sharing sessions.
  • Artistes Understudy Live Performance.

Weeks contd..

  • Project segmentation – Group members prepare for end of semester project/song presentation.
  • Music Business -Record labels/Artist Management
  • Music business Talent management with guest speakers/resource persons.
  • Show Down – End of Semester Show/Group Presentation/Talent Show

Previous Speakers

  • Wole Adesanya
  • Pita
  • Dewunmi
  • Wilson Joel
  • Dr Joseph Olanrewaju Kunnuji
  • Limo Blaze

Real Estate and Allied Services

This group brings together individuals currently active in the various segments of the real estate space and also welcomes individuals looking to enter the space.

Laolu Alabi
The
Governor

Laolu Alabi has several years of experience in business development, Strategy and Project Management especially in the real estate industry. He has overseen and completed several projects spanning the entire development chain – Design, Finance and Development.

Laolu is a trained architect, with a Masters In Environmental Design (M.E.D) in Architecture from the University of Lagos. He therefore plays in the real estate industry armed with both technical and commercial knowledge.

He is currently CEO, Damilare Baker – One of Africa’s premium real estate development and consultancy firm.

Our Weekly Activities

Group Activities

  • Knowledge Sharing
  • Book reading – Related books
  • Sell Yourself /Market your product and services
  • Open floor interaction
  • Weekly Webinars to cover curriculum

Curriculum

  • Accessing Finance and Project Structuring
  • The art of Making Sales (The ABCs of Marketing)
  • Affordable Housing (NHF/FMG options)