UNN/Gazzelle Academy Youth Empowerment Program for UNN students

UNN/Gazzelle Academy Youth Empowerment Program for UNN students

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University of Nigeria, Nsukka in collaboration with Gazelle Vocational academy Lagos empowered students with some requisite skills to boost their potential income base and also prepare them adequately for the entrepreneurial world.

The training program achieved the following:

  • Developed Entrepreneurial trait in every participating undergraduate.
  • Developed improved abilities such as: Customer Relations, Communication Skill, Decision making and Conceptual Knowledge.
  • Corrected some lack in their existing Business Acumen.
  • Ultimately eradicate extreme poverty and hunger

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The youth empowerment program was organized for over two hundred UNN students by resource persons from Gazzelle Academy Lagos in partnership with Fidelity Bank.

The program was indeed a huge success. The first day started with the arrival of the First Lady, Mrs Monica Ugwuanyi who was received by the Vice-Chancellor- Prof Benjamin Chukwuma Ozumba and the Director ICT- Dr. Olisa Okeke. Also in attendance were the founder Gazzelle Academy- Mrs. Muna Onuzo, the South East Regional Bank Head of Fidelity Bank-Mr. Leonard Ezeugwu and a lot of other dignitaries.

The program trained both male and female students in Tailoring, Beauty Make-Up and Beading.

The Students that completed the training were given sewing machines, make-up kits and pressing iron depending on their area of training. Certificates of training were also awarded to all the participants at the end of the training.




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