YEN Benue Holds Monthly General Meeting (Photos)

Young Entrepreneurs of Nigeria (YEN) Benue Chapter today Tuesday 16th August had it's Monthly General Meeting in Makurdi Benue state.

The meeting was held at Steam Restaurant and Bar Makurdi, it was a life changing meeting.

The event began with the opening prayer then singing of the National Anthem followed by the welcome speech by YEN-Benue chapter President, Arc. Mrs. Nguvan M Kyenge.

Welcoming new and old members through her welcome address, Mrs Kyenge said "Iam delighted to have you all at this very first general meeting. YEN Benue was borne out of the need to keep the Benue Youth economically sensitive and productive"

She continued "YEN is a non-governmental association for aspiring and existing entrepreneurs between the ages of 18 - 45 years. Our slogan is, ''Achieving Together, Building Nigeria''. Working in isolation has not left any improvement or impact felt on the Benue economic-scape hence, the urgent need to work together, harness our energies to promote our state and individual businesses together cannot be over emphasized" her address reads in part.
Dr. Sam Abah speaking
The day was spiced up by speeches from different speakers, Dr Sam Abah, a well trained motivational speaker spoke on the topic ''The Benefits of Mentorship''. Dr Abah said there are 3 pillars of mentorship which include 1. Expertise 2. Experience 3. Goodwill. He also revealed why we all need a mentor to succed in what ever business one is doing.
Mrs Onyiye presenting
The queen of the day, Mrs  Osita Onyiye spoke on the use of social media to promoting your business. She revealed all the social media platforms one can use to promote his or business online.
Ati Kenneth Kengkeng who just returned from the  USA after attending the 2016 Mandela Washignton Fellow said what he has learnt in USA will be shared with fellow YENites.
At the meeting, the YEN-BENUE Thrift and Loans Scheme was also introduced to the members, this will enable members to save money and access loans from the YEN Thrift and Loans Scheme.
YEN is a place for every Benue youth to be, our next meeting will be holding on Tuesday, 20th September 2016.

You can check us at our office at Hanti Photo Lab, after Mr Biggs (Savannah Roundabout) Makurdi Benue state.
I am a member of YEN-benue, come and join us...lets make Benue state great through our entrepreneurship skills.

See responses of members after the General meeting below...

See you at YEN-BENUE next General meeting.