Entrepreneurs

Is Entrepreneurship new to Nigeria?

Is Entrepreneurship new to Nigeria?

Entrepreneurship has become the growing national trend across Nigeria. Some ascribe this to be the beginning of something good for the surviving middle class. In a country where no grants or government loans are available, youths are still finding their niche in the business world. This crusade of entrepreneurship has attracted international attention and investors due to recent news of the Facebook billionaire visiting Nigeria’s tech hub in Yaba, Lagos and investing in some start-up companies. Nevertheless, is this rise in entrepreneurship in Nigeria, a new phenomenon?