The Bridge Leadership Foundation stirs up Calabar!
THE BRIDGE LEADERSHIP FOUNDATION HOLDS CAREER DAY IN CALABAR!
On Monday the 11th of day 2011, the grounds of the Cultural Centre witnessed an influx of over 2000 young people that have never been experience before in the state, for an event which was not entertainment related. Participants defied the early morning rains to grab a seat at The Bridge Leadership Foundation’s Career Day event 2011!
The event’s objective was to provide a platform for young Nigerians especially those in Cross River State and graduates who are seeking to enter the job market, at the start of their career or aspiring to become entrepreneur, to learn from accomplished Nigerians who have made major achievements in different sectors of the society.
Speakers at the event included Peter Bamkole- Director, Enterprise Development Centre, Cobhams Asuquo – Award Winning Music Producer, Thelma Ekiyor- C.E.O TY Danjuma Foundation, Kunle Soriyan – Development Trainer, Ben Ayade-Senator as well as Fela Dorutoye .
Also featured in the event was a panel discussion moderated by Ini Onuk- C.E.O; Thistle Praxis Consulting, where Senator Ben Ayade, Hon. John Owan and Paul Ekoroko (SAN) shared their journeys with youth attendees.
Sen. Liyel Imoke, Founder of The Bridge Leadership Foundation, reiterated that his desire for the foundation is for it to outlive him and most importantly for young people to take advantage of the mentorship opportunities and other services the foundation will be providing.
A side attraction at the event was a musical performance by KC Presh and Ruggedman!