The Federal Ministry of Trade and Investment, the Bank of Industry (BoI), and Procter & Gamble Nigeria (P&G) have announced a partnership to teach entrepreneurs through the annual Small Medium Enterprises academy.
The programme is a continuation of the agreement reached with the Federal Government of Nigeria in 2019, according to a statement from the corporation.
The publication said that the edition, with the title “SMEs – The drivers of post-COVID economic recovery & growth,” would teach SMEs vital business skills.
The statement read in part, “This year’s session witnessed hundreds of small and medium-sized enterprises trained on essential business skills aimed at improving the standard of the goods and services they provide.”
The statement r explained that the programme aims to ensure longevity and integration of these SMEs into the global value chain.
It stated, “The programme aims to ensure longevity and facilitate the integration of these SMEs into global value chains”