…Pre-qualification Interview to hold between 16th and 19th March.

The Directorate of Marketing and Brand Management, Office of the Governor, Akwa Ibom State has announced Friday, 12th March 2021 as the dateline for registration into the My Entrepreneurship Goals Programme, (MEGP). In a statement issued by the directorate, entrepreneurs interested in participating in the MEGP training were encouraged to register online at on or before the close of business on Friday 12th March 2021.

In a related development, the Pre-qualification interview for all candidates who have applied to participate in the fourth batch of the MEGP will commence on Tuesday, March 16, 2021, and last till Friday, 19th March 2021. All candidates who have applied to participate in the MEGP will be contacted via SMS and invited on select days. The pre-qualification interview is designed to enable organizers of the MEGP training to select eligible applicants for the programme.

The “My Entrepreneurship Goals Programme” (MEGP) is a free business and entrepreneurship training programme organized by the Akwa Ibom State Government through the Directorate of Marketing and Brand Management in collaboration with Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN) with a major goal of helping entrepreneurs define clear goals for their businesses whilst equipping them with the right skill set needed to navigate the vast world of business and entrepreneurship.

The MEGP, which has successfully trained 3 batches of participants has an alumni network that comprises over 600 entrepreneurs who are doing exploits in their diverse fields of endeavors.