The Abia State Government has held its youth empowerment summit with a view to rekindling the business potentials of the state. At a ceremony in Umuahia the State capital, Governor Theodore Orji described the state as Nigeria`s business hub with the capacity of raising the Nations Gross Domestic Product GDP. The Governor said the State welcomes prospective investors as enabling environment will be created for them. Other speakers at the event were categorical on the business potentials of an average Abia citizen describing them as ingenious. Speakers also emphasized the need for more empowerment of Abia youths in the quest to put the state on world business map. The event attracted business tycoons from the state and beyond as well as friends and well wishers of the state.