9mobile and ALX Nigeria sponsored “Pitch Your Business” competition have produced a winner in the person of Judith Ekwunife. Nine final competitors were selected from current students at the various ALX programs and hubs. These nine finalists were Patrick Asuama (Mechanic Africa), Abayomi Odole (Topical Test Limited), Olanike Ogundiran (Seamailer), Oluwatosin Mogbadunade (PlannedPath Consults), David Oladele (VeldtsDigital Technologies), Oniya Olaiya Joseph (TAG-ALONG LTD), Judith Ekwunife (Marvel Personality), and Odunayo Oladimeji (CancerCompass and Med Crescent). The final winners of the competition are:
- Judith Ekwunife of Marvel Personality – winner – received a five hundred thousand naira prize.
- Oluwatosin Mogbadunade of PlannedPath Consults – first runner up – took home a sum of three hundred thousand Naira
- Odunayo Oladimeji, whose company is called CancerCompass – second runner up and was awarded two hundred thousand Naira.
“At 9mobile, we are committed to fostering innovation and supporting the growth of entrepreneurs across different industries,” said Chineze Amanfo, PR Lead, in response to this collaboration. We are pleased to work in partnership with ALX Nigeria to give businesses the resources they need to realize their potential and effect positive change via entrepreneurship. She stressed that 9mobile is still Nigeria’s most cutting-edge, technologically advanced telecom provider dedicated to encouraging business concepts that strengthen the country’s creative economy.
“9mobile’s sponsorship of ALX Nigeria’s “Pitch Your Business” competition is in line with the company’s objective to support youth empowerment, innovation, and the socioeconomic advancement of Nigeria and Africa.” This partnership excites us as an organization because we are not only focused on providing quality and in-demand tech skills to our learners, but we are also passionate about how they can improve their entrepreneurial skills and achieve their business goals,” stated Seun Babajide-Duroshola, Country Growth Marketing Manager, ALX Nigeria.
ALX Nigeria’s “Pitch Your Business” competition offers budding entrepreneurs a special chance to showcase their creative business concepts and solutions that have the potential to make a big difference in their local communities and beyond. 9mobile hopes to give these young visionaries a platform to share their ideas and get the help they need to see them through to completion through this relationship. Since 9mobile is a young company, we want to see young individuals succeed in all of their endeavors.