Wema Bank has introduced its flagship capacity-building program, the Wema SME Business School 5.0, designed to empower small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Nigeria.
The program aims to equip SME business owners and entrepreneurs with the necessary skills and knowledge to thrive in the competitive business landscape. Now in its fifth edition, the Wema SME Business School 5.0 will take place in Benin, Edo State, from May 22nd to May 26th.
The program will feature comprehensive training sessions and lectures on various aspects of business management and entrepreneurship, delivered by industry experts and seasoned entrepreneurs.
Arthur Nkemeh, Head of SME Banking at Wema Bank, emphasized the importance of supporting small businesses, stating, “Small businesses are the backbone of the Nigerian economy, and as a bank, we are committed to supporting their growth and development. The Wema SME Business School is a valuable initiative designed to equip SME business owners and entrepreneurs with the right skills and knowledge they need to succeed in today’s business environment.”
Having successfully organized four previous editions in different regions of the country, including Lagos, Abuja, and Port Harcourt, the SME Business School has attracted over 500 SME business owners and entrepreneurs. Participants are selected through a call for applications and direct nominations.
The SME Business School 5.0 is open to all SME business owners and entrepreneurs in Nigeria who are eager to enhance their business management skills and expand their enterprises. Interested individuals can register for the program through the provided link or visit the bank’s website.
The Wema SME Business School is just one of the many initiatives undertaken by Wema Bank to promote innovation and drive creativity in Nigeria. As a dedicated supporter of small businesses, the bank remains committed to their growth and development. The SME Business School exemplifies Wema Bank’s dedication to empowering SMEs, and participation in the program is completely free for all admitted SMEs.