MTN Nigeria has reassured its commitment to continue to support and collaborate with other organizations (private and public) that share the same aspirations of providing cost-efficient solutions to individuals and businesses.
At the first edition of the SME Clinic which held on Saturday, February 29th, 2020 and was designed to equip SMEs with the tools they need to accelerate their businesses leveraging the power of technology. Business process automation, social media marketing, data analysis for small businesses, selling online (eCommerce), and customer relations were some of the topics discussed.
The event saw some entrepreneurs and small business owners receive grants for scaling their businesses. It was a gathering to build networks, share ideas, seek financing opportunities and learn more about tech products and services that could aid their operations.
Damilola Runsewe, Senior Manager, SME Segment, MTN Nigeria reiterated the company's commitment to driving growth for small businesses in Nigeria with the innovative products and service offerings available to entrepreneurs and other MSMEs. according to him during the Techpoint SME Clinic held at the National Theatre, Iganmu, Lagos.
"With over 65 million customers in Nigeria and 30 million data subscribers, MTN Nigeria's goal is to help small Nigerian businesses scale up."
Notable business leaders and StartUp experts such as Uwem Uwemakpan, Director, Lagos Chapter, StartUpGrind; Tolulope Akinyele, Partners Lead, Google Nigeria and Tope Olofin, Founder, NaturaGlow by Abby Jo also shared insights.