AYEFELE DAZZLES PARTICIPANTS AT AFRICAN BUSINESS SUMMIT IN FRANCE

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Perhaps, the only thing that people believe he does is just music, but the moment the maverick musician and Proprietor of the recently-licensed Fresh Radio, Dr. Yinka Ayefele, MON mounted the stage in Paris all the believe became contrary and elicited a cacophony of reactions.

The organiser of the African Business Summit, the Bamanga Tukur-led African Business Roundtable had invited the Ipoti Ekiti born minstrel for an award but was later told that he’ll be giving a speech on the Prospects of the Entertainment industry in Nigeria.

He did not only stunned the audience which has numerous French businessmen in attendance and the immediate past Governor of Kano State, Senator Musa Kwankwaso, his delivery was appreciated with a standing ovation and instantly drew the sympathy of some French businessmen who approached him for advice on a possible business set up in the industry.

The three-day day event held at the UNESCO building in Paris climaxed with an award of Excellence bestowed of some deserving members of the public in entertainment, business, humanity and entrepreneur.

Leading the list of awardees from Nigeria are, Senator rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, Dr. Yinka Ayefele, MON, Prince Ayodeji Abass-Aleshinloye, Dr. Mohamedou Mouctar Diagne and several others.

Earlier in his speech, the President of the African Business Roundtable and Nigeria’s Ambassador at large, Dr. Bamanga Tukur enjoyed participants to see the avenue to network business ideas saying that was the motive behind the establishment of the organisation by the African Development Bank.

Ambassador Suleiman Adefuye, Nigeria Ambassador to France was also at the award nite and he encouraged more business deals with Nigerian businessmen.