Keystone Bank Limited, has empowered 10 Nigerian entrepreneurs in the maiden edition of its “Growing in Love with MSMEs Challenge” scheme.
Abubakar Danlami Sule According to the lender, the initiative, which is open to all MSMEs across Nigeria (not necessarily Keystone Bank customers), is a core component of the Bank’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).
The scheme enables each of the businesses that presents outstanding performance to receive N50, 000 grant that would be injected into their respective operations for expansion and product consolidation.
Commenting on the development, the Acting Managing Director/CEO of Keystone Bank Limited, Mr. Abubakar Danlami Sule, said: “Globally, SMEs are established drivers of the strongest economies and Nigeria cannot be an exception. With over 15million SMEs dotting the Nigerian landscape, we are poised to ensure our customers in this segment actively grow their businesses through our partnerships and focused initiatives in the segment, and that is why we have strong support for the MSME sector