Over 200 participants comprising of friends, partners and Entrepreneurs, youth leaders , were wowed at Evening Gist with Balami held, June 25th 2016 on the sighting of the on-going aesthetic hi-tech powered Balami Dream Hub, established by Comrade Isaac Balami in his effort to contribute in building a leading incubation for world class innovation. His heartbeat is to empower youths from the 36 states of Nigeria and the Federal Capital Territory as well as some Agencies from various African countries that will have designated offices and Representatives, this will facilitate access to key individuals, training facilities, programs and financing of concrete home grown ideas that can create jobs.
Comrade Isaac Balami started off from introducing different divisions of Balami Dream Hub which includes; 7 Star Hangar Global Limited- an Aircraft Maintenance, Management and consultancy Firm; Isaac Balami Foundation which has about 480 students on scholarship for the past 8 years and has been funded by Comrade Isaac Balami he went further to introduce Cabinet X Africa which is the primary promoter of the Nigeria Rebirth Project that the wife of the President, Federal Republic of Nigeria, Her Excellency, Mrs. Aisha Muhammudu is the grand patron amongst other companies that Balami Dream Hub will be accommodating.
He explained that the BD Hub is a futuristic green inclined Research and Training centre for Government, private and inter-government Agencies to harness and empower the intellectual and physical prowess of Nigerian Youths both at home and those in Diaspora, he also noted that the Hub is one of the Largest in Africa has it plans to occupy over 3000 square meters at the heart of Abuja in Wuse 2, Ademola Adetukonbo Crescent.The informal event which was graced by
• Osar Obi; SA to Senate president on youth affairs
• Charles Ofemi Folayan ; SA to SA on Youth Development
• Nuhu Attah ; Director of the Nigerian Young Professional Forum
• National Association of Nigerian students
• Chino Emeka ; Founder of Nigerian Heritage beauty Pageant and two of her queens
Amongst other participants, got to its high point when the Co- founder of the African Achievers, Rex presented a letter to the Founder for African Achievers Award for Innovation and Creativity in empowering youths in Nigeria. After a resounding ovation, guests were lead to dinner and drinks in while networking with new potential business partners and clients.
Though the night was filled with dreams and ideas being spoken about, in recognition to his good deeds, Isaac Balami was given Then night came to a crucial end when Mr. Mohammed Jega introduced the audience on the various businesses being housed in the hub alongside other empowerment platform such as Agriculture, Health , Education and Small and Medium Businesses.
The SparkPrenuer, which is an incubation and acceleration centre for ideas, innovations and startups, Emerge Tech Africa a solution and service provision platform, Vogue Pay an online payment gateway, as well the upcoming Tech Conference which is geared towards gathering of Developers, Techprenuers and Lovers of Technology which is scheduled to hold in October.