meeting.jpgA local business couple has challenged aspiring Indigenous entrepreneurs to shun over reliance on government support and seek innovative ways of harnessing financial resources for their business ventures.

Speaking at an awards ceremony to honor the most outstanding 2011 Sales Women for a local company, Oceanes, director, Mrs. Blessing Mashangwa called on Zimbabweans to be masters of their own destiny, saying there are many ways of harnessing wealth besides government assistance.

The company’s chairman, Mr. Mashangwa, said commitment to a set vision and hard work always yields positive results.

Ten women received a vehicle each for their outstanding achievements in the year 2011, while ZAR30 000 was shared amongst four women achievers.

The awards ceremony was graced by prominent people and the organisers of the event said a four bed roomed house, and a haulage truck is up for grabs in this year’s edition of the awards ceremony.