Founder of Valentine Chineto Ozigbo Foundation, and former governorship candidate in Anambra State, Mr Valentine Ozigbo has charged youths on the need to acquire entrepreneurial skills.
Ozigbo who was a guest speaker at the 2023 Unizik Students Entrepreneurship Development Programme said that entrepreneurial skills can guarantee a successful future for youths.
The event which was organised by the Students Union Government (SUG) of Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, had the theme: Pathway to Possibilities: Nurturing Dreams Through Knowledge.
Ozigbo told the students that: “Acquiring entrepreneurial skills can help you in the future, and it is very necessary that every students strives to get it.
“Success isn’t just about what you accomplish in your life; it’s about the obstacles you overcome and the dreams you nurture through knowledge.
“Remember, the pathway to possibilities is paved with perseverance and learning. In the journey of life, understanding your strengths and weaknesses is like having a compass that guides your path.
“Leverage your strengths and relentlessly refine your weaknesses. They are the silent guardians of your growth,” he added.
Ozigbo stressed the need for self-control, adaptability, sociability among young people. and the importance of leaving a positive impression on every individual encountered.
The immediate past President and Group CEO of Transcorp Plc, was also presented a distinguished humanitarian award by the students, who cited his unwavering support for youth capacity building and engagement in Anambra State and beyond.