Iwo-born Entrepreneur, Akande Rodiat, Wins Prestigious Access Bank Entrepreneurship Grant

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Iwo-born Entrepreneur, Akande Rodiat, Wins Prestigious Access Bank Entrepreneurship Grant

Akande Rodiat Wuraola, a native of Iwo, was announced on Thursday 2nd of May 2024 as one of the recipients of the Access Bank Entrepreneurship Business Grant for young entrepreneurs.

Akande Rodiat showcased her entrepreneurial prowess as a contestant in the Accesspreneur NYSC Business Pitch Programme held at the Abia State Camp.

Iwo-born Entrepreneur, Akande Rodiat, Wins Prestigious Access Bank Entrepreneurship Grant

Out of 35 impressive business proposals presented, her business brand, Goldkelm-herbs & organics skincare, stood out for its commitment to organic wellness and skincare solutions.

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Goldkelm brand submitted by Akande Wuraola made it to the top 10, landing at 5th position overall. Akande Rodiat’s compelling 5-minute pitch about Goldkelm captivated the judges, earning her the distinguished second-place position and a grant of N700,000 from Access Bank.

Iwo-born Entrepreneur, Akande Rodiat, Wins Prestigious Access Bank Entrepreneurship Grant

Accessprenuer initiative was introduced to encourage and reward National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members who were young entrepreneurs with feasible dreams and business goals.

Goldkelm herbs & skincare is at the forefront of the organic wellness and skincare industry in Nigeria, offering a diverse range of high-quality products designed to address various health and beauty needs.

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Akande Wuraola Goldkelm

Akande Rodiat Wuraola is a graduate of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, with a bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Economics.

She was also among the top 7 entrepreneurs selected by Iwoland Hub as Entrepreneur of the Year 2019.

Akande Rodiat’s success story serves as an inspiration to aspiring entrepreneurs, demonstrating the power of determination, vision, and strategic thinking in turning dreams into tangible realities.

Iwo-born Entrepreneur, Akande Rodiat, Wins Prestigious Access Bank Entrepreneurship Grant

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