Etisalat Set to Reward 50 Winners of Easybusiness Millionaire Hunt Promo
The curtain is about to fall on the current edition of Etisalat Nigeria’s Easybusiness Millionaire Hunt Promo aimed at empowering Small and Medium Enterprises in Nigeria with grants, training, office equipment and expertise support to actualise their business ideas. Entries for the scheme was originally scheduled to end on December 31, 2013 was extended to January 31 to afford more SME owners the opportunity to benefit from the offer.
Speaking on this, Director, Business Segment, Etisalat Nigeria, Lucas Dada, disclosed that at least 50 winners will be selected and announced in February. The winners, according to him, “will receive free training courses on entrepreneurial management and advisory services from the esteemed Enterprise Development Centre of the Pan Atlantic University. They will also be given office equipment while the top 10 winners will win a cash sum of N2m each.”
These prospects have heightened expectations in the SME sector as the Etisalat Easybusiness Millionaire Hunt Promo would go a long way in ensuring that young entrepreneurs, who have fantastic business ideas but lack the required capital to pursue and realise their dreams, go beyond such obstacles.
Dada said that interested customers can still submit their ideas on or before January 31 by texting YES to 5885 from their Easybusiness lines and expressed optimism that this innovation will help his company impact on a vital segment of the economy in two important empowerment areas of knowledge and capital.
“The Etisalat Easybusiness Millionaires Hunt is designed to reward Nigerian SMEs with the most viable business ideas, with fantastic gifts to kick off their business in the right direction. We are confident that the initiative would prove beneficial to SME owners across the country and also have a ripple effect on the sector, with beneficiaries further impacting on others,” he said.
Before this stage, Etisalat had presented SMEs that made entries with over 100 Smartphones won on daily basis as part of the promo.