Media Entrepreneur and Head of Digital Media and Partnership for Forbes Africa, Peace Hyde opens another branch of her innovative entrepreneurship development and skills acquisition non-profit, Aim Higher Africa in Lagos.
Furthermore, it is located in the Silicon Valley of Nigeria, Yaba. The AHA skills acquisition center is to train unemployed youths and grassroots entrepreneurs as well as startups through it’s innovative Mind-set Reorientation and Design Thinking Curriculum (MRDT) to build scalable and sustainable businesses that will create value for their communities and also provide opportunities for the thousands of unemployed youths in Lagos.
“Aim Higher Africa MRDT Curriculum responds to the problem of unemployment through youth entrepreneurship, which offers innovative solutions for economic growth among young people. To address these critical issues, we are working with international organizations, the private sector and development organizations to increase and improve young people’s access to financial services, financial literacy and entrepreneurship and employment skills training.”
“Our new center has a vision of helping entrepreneurial youths, build their business skills, their links to markets and access support such as from financial services and through mentoring. The world is bursting with opportunity; every day, new inventions answer questions we had never thought to ask.”