October 24, 2017

The Managing Director of Jireh Microfinance Ltd, Mrs. Akorfa Ahiafor has engaged the students of the University of Professional Studies as a guest speaker on the series of Business Milk Tour events designed for would-be entrepreneurs in seventeen selected tertiary institutions in the country by DIF-Africa, a non-governmental organisation which focuses on raising young business leaders. She spoke on the theme “Positioning Yourself Financially Towards Successful Entrepreneurial Experience. The Business milk is a 360-strategic business positioning, idea enhancing and mentorship project. The project aims at nourishing business ideas and nurture businesses and individuals especially students with entrepreneurial skills to grow. It also seeks to bridge the gap between lecture halls and corporate world by raising young business leaders and helping the less privileged in society.

Mrs. Ahiafor revealed that savings add up together as seed capital for many businesses which have grown to be top brands all over the world and encouraged the students and would-be entrepreneurs to emulate same to secure their future. She used the opportunity to take the audience through how to start and develop the habit of savings and investment.

Jireh Microfinance Ltd was established in 2014 through the entrepreneurial skills of its Managing Director and some other like-minded persons with strong business acumen and experience from the corporate world.