TRENDING /HAPPENING AT THE CENTRE:
CALABAR POPUP MARKET
The Pop-Up Market is to enable Start-Ups and Existing Enterprises in Calabar Municipality and its environs have access to a Mobile Market Place to showcase and sell their products and services in a Central Location. The Pop-Up Market holds monthly to provide Market-Access Opportunity to SS-EDC Participants, Budding Entrepreneurs, and others at a negligible cost, thus enabling them harness and enjoy the benefits accruable (in most cases) from contacts and/interactions with a unique customer segment(s). The pop-Up market has featured thousands of merchants and attracted thousands of buyers.
MY BUSINESS MY TOMORROW RADIO SHOW
The MBMT show is a 30 minutes entrepreneurship radio program that comes up every Thursday 10:00am – 10:30am on HIT 99.5 FM radio station, Calabar. The main objectives of the program is to sensitize and motivate the public on issues surrounding entrepreneurship. It is a collaboration between CBN South-South Entrepreneurship Development Centre and HIT FM, with each partner bringing experience and its network to bear for the success of the show.
FREE BUSINESS COUNSELLING
SSEDC organizes free business counselling in partnership with SSEDC Alumni network. The free business counselling service is targeted at counselling not less than 22,000 businesses within the south-south geopolitical zone of Nigeria, through one on one engagement (street storm). The objective of the exercise is to educate business owners (formal & informal businesses) on strategies & policies designed for business growth, to underscore the common challenges faced by entrepreneurs and proffer solution for free (business sector specific) as well as create awareness of the importance of receiving entrepreneurship training. Also giving SSEDC stakeholders a platform to shear wealth of knowledge to members of the public as Cooperate Social Responsibility (CSR).
Hit FM is a private radio station renowned for best music, best talk delivered real time with airwave coverage over Cross River, Akwa-Ibom and parts of Ebonyi, Rivers and Abia States respectively. As such, My Business My Tomorrow Show guarantees wide access of listenership which undoubtedly impact our economic environment, as well as galvanize individual to embrace entrepreneurship as the means towards achieving economic independent.