Entrepreneurs attending the 3rd Annual Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Forum in Lagos, Nigeria have hailed the organisers of the forum which seeks to empower African youths.  

More than 1000 entrepreneurs are attending the annual event, which is also being graced by business moguls, researchers, academics and corporates from across the globe.

Aspiring African Entrepreneurs are set to benefit from this meeting and will be able to network with potential buyers.

Zimbabwe is also represented at the forum and has  a 17 member delegation comprising youths from various sectors of the economy.

Speaking to ZBC News, some of the attendees commended the organisers of the forum.

Javier Makama from South Africa and Ejieji Munachiso from Nigeria said they had struck business deals with other potential business partners.

The theme of the forum is ‘Empowering African Entrepreneurs.’

The Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship programme seeks to train and empower youths from across Africa by providing necessary resources.