enterprise (SME) sector, Heritage Bank Plc, one of the proud sponsors of Big
Brother Naija Season-2 reality TV show, yesterday rewarded the five top
finalists with financial investment support to enhance their entrepreneur drives.
five met with the management on Wednesday, when the Managing Director of
Heritage Bank Plc, Mr Ifie Sekobo took turns to advice each of the housemates
on their aspirations on becoming budding entrepreneurs in creating, preserving
and transferring wealth to Nigerians.
support to each of the five top finalists, said that Heritage Bank was proud to
be part of the reality show, as the involvement re-emphasizes the wealth
enshrined in Nigeria’s cultural heritage.
activities, the financial institution has special interest in young talented
Nigerians and as well recognises the value to sell Nigerian culture to the
involvement was significantly centred on financially and socially emancipating
them for the common good of the community.
Heritage Bank was well delivered to project the nation’s culture and heritage
in good perspective.
journey some weeks ago, people
wondered how this will synergise with our banking values. The truth is that
Heritage Bank is not all about banking, but the thing we value more is to
communicate our rich heritage and culture to the world and we are happy with
the sponsorship and relationship,” he said.
financial supports of seed sowing and giving them the platform and opportunity
to enlighten other viewers about Nigeria’s culture and the many challenges,
both social and environmental; being faced across the country via the different
creative presentations in the house.
especially organising and sponsoring the wedding task assigned to them.
the eviction of nine housemates, Bally, Bassey, CocoIce, Gifty, Kemen, Miyonse,
Soma, ThinTallTony and Uriel before the top five who graced the finale: Mavis,
Debbie Rise, TBoss, Bisola and Efe.
having surmounted all the hurdles and polled a whopping 57.61per cent of the
cent of the vote.The show recorded over 26million votes, which stood out as one
of the highest in Africa reality TV shows.
capacity training programme for the Ex-Housemates of the BB Naija and other
emerging 21st century entrepreneurs in the areas of keeping accounting records,
financial discipline, organic growth and identifying potentials in order to
equip them with the knowledge base needed to succeed as entrepreneurs.