Entrepreneurship: Nigeria Can Overtake India – Expert

By Bashir Mohammed .
A renowned entrepreneur and computer expert, Hajiya Amal Hassan, has said Nigeria has the potentials for entrepreneurship that can overtake India in the effort for economic growth and employment creation.

Speaking at a public lecture on leadership, organised by the Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) in Kano, yesterday, Hassan said the country is highly endowed with untapped resources which if adequately exploited would create employment opportunities for the unemployed.
According to her, entrepreneurship has been the catalyst for promoting speedy economic growth that would ensure the survival of every nation, affirming that the country is abundantly blessed with people who have the talent to contribute their widow’s mite to its economic prosperity.
Hassan, who is also the Managing Director and Chief Executive of Outsource Company Abuja further stated that, what is needed in executing business is knowledge of computer and ability to speak good English, pointing out that the quest for modern entrepreneurship could only be feasible for those who are computer literate.
While thanking the management of CITAD for spearheading the public lecture, the computer magnate maintained that she is ever ready to answer the call of CITAD at a time when her contribution is needed.