TOPE FASUA POSED A CHALLENGE TO NIGERIAN YOUTHS.
" UK produces 1.2millon barrels of crude oil in the north sea(Scotland). our budget is used to pay interest. You are not a professional until you become dynamic in your field of discipline".
The CEO of Global analytics, Tope Fasua In the 5th Annual Economic Conference hosted by the department of Economics, Obafemi Awolowo University challenged youths to change their lives to a better one so as to effect a great change in the world at large.
In the heat of the lecture, he introduced a book titled "the truth of Africa" saying; "Africa is the most explore and documented economic country.The first refiner is John Rockefeller, he refined kerosene in 1800. During the world of Rockefeller, cars were making use of petrol."
He continued by mentioning the resources that is bestowed on Nigeria and their usage in comparison to the economic state of The United States of America that produces 8.9millon barrels of crude oil as at 2016 by using trade oil.
Furthermore, he emphasized the role of information and technology in relevance to economics as the conference' topic is THE PROSPECT FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN AFRICA ;THE ROLE OF TECHNOLOGY AND FINANCE.
"An economist who is informed can enslave many." he noted
Also, speaking at the educative programme, were Paul Alaje, the CEO of SPM Professionals and Dolapo Oni,the Head of Energy Research, Ecobank Group.
Economists from different places were present and students of the department of Economics from different Nigerian universities ; Kwara State University, Redeemers' University and some others filled the Oduduwa Hall that was the venue for the memorable and impactful event.
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