Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc, a subsidiary of Stanbic IBTC Holdings
Plc, has continued to make a mark in the lives of Nigerian youths by engaging
and empowering them at the annual Youth Leadership Series (YLS). The event held at Yaba College of Technology,
On Wednesday, February 12, the leading financial solutions
provider organized the third edition of YLS themed “Techricuture – the
evolution”. The theme fuses “Technology” and “Agriculture”, which divulges how
the youths can take advantage of the enablement of technology to harness the
vast opportunities yet untapped in the agricultural sector of the country.
The Stanbic IBTC YLS is a platform of engagement for the youth
where business knowledge and experiences are shared.
Delivering his opening remarks, Dr. Demola Sogunle, Chief
Executive, Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc, explained the core objective of YLS, which is
to educate the youth on how to explore their innate potentials to become better
He reiterated that technology and agriculture are critical
sectors that have the capability of producing the next set of millionaires in
Nigeria due to the vibrancy and profitability of the two industries.
According to Dr. Sogunle, “the Stanbic IBTC youth leadership
series is deliberately fashioned after our annual business leadership series
which is a platform created to engage and empower emerging business owners to
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