On February 1st, 2018 GEN Nigeria held its inaugural advisory board meeting chaired by the honorable minister of state for industry, trade and investment. The managing director Olawale Anifowose presented GEN Nigeria 2018 objectives to the board
GEN Nigeria Objectives aims to strengthen the ecosystem by focusing on:
- Providing access to other markets for 100 Nigerian ready entrepreneurs through attendance at the Global Entrepreneurship Congress in Istanbul in 16-19 April, 2018.
- Launching 3 major programs in the first quarter to stimulate competitiveness amongst social innovators in Nigeria and to impact a minimum of 10million Nigerians through job creation, access to investment opportunities and capacity building.
- Developing a platform to celebrate and recognize those making a mark in the entrepreneurship ecosystem in Nigeria annually.