Archive for May, 2021

Application Now Open for ViMP 2021

Now in its 21st year, application is now opened for the Venture in Management Program, a program targeted at raising ethical business leaders who will go on to start their businesses or manage established businesses and social enterprises. ViMP will select, through a rigorous process, 70 outstanding members of the

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JA Nigeria welcomes Union Bank to its Board

Lagos, Nigeria, May 2021 – Junior Achievement Nigeria (JAN) is pleased to announce that Union Bank of Nigeria Plc.; one of Nigeria’s most respected financial institutions, has joined its Board of Directors. Ogochukwu Ekezie-Ekaidem, Chief Brand and Marketing Officer at Union Bank, has been selected to represent the financial institution

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Volunteer Spotlight – Chimdinma Mbeledogu

Chimdinma Mbeledogu, a banker in Port Harcourt volunteers to teach JA Company Program at Federal Government College, Port Harcourt. Chimdinma works with First Bank Nigeria Plc as the Head of Branch Services. She believes that young people should be equipped with the necessary skills to enable them thrive in the

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Alumni Spotlight – Damilola Banjo

Damilola Banjo, a 2016 ViMP alum, is an Investigative Journalist from Nigeria. She is passionate about improving the standard of education. She graduated from the University of Ibadan with a B.A degree in Communications and Language Arts.  Some of her works include Investigations on killings and kidnapping in Zamfara State

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What if I am a solo player?

It’s not news that natural sole players often have fears with teamwork. From having to speak in meetings to the dissemination of tasks and other limitations they see from this skill which poses a threat to their career.  While working alone gives room for self-awareness, creativity, focus, and self-discipline, rarely

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