“It has been an inspiring trip. The energy and entrepreneurship in Nigeria and Kenya is amazing. I can’t wait to come back again soon.”
Facebook CEO and founder was in Sun-Saharan Africa for the very first time and Nigeria was the first choice. He came and meet Enterprenuers with like minds and also give some encouraging words.
“I’m in Abuja to meet Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo.” Zuckerberg said.
He further mentioned “We all met with entrepreneurs as part of Demo Day, an initiative for the Nigerian government to fund entrepreneurs with ideas for improving the country.”
We heard from engineers who are finding ways to reward people for recycling, designing ways to pick up trash easier, and using shuttles to improve commutes in Lagos.
Mark said “it has been an inspiring trip. The energy and entrepreneurship in Nigeria and Kenya is amazing. I can’t wait to come back again soon.”
Mark Zuckerberg went to Kenya briefly and was back in Nigeria early yesterday to meet President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo in Abuja.