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“UGWUMBA FUND FOR WOMEN”, U-Fund Offer Financial Assistance To The Family Of Late Imo Gospel Artiste, Chinedu Nwadike…Enterprise Challenge Begin.

Late Chinedu Nwadike.

To support women who are petty traders and struggling to survive in their small businesses and to provide for their families, the Ugwumba Center for Leadership Development in Africa has developed a microfinancing initiative called the “U-Fund for Women.” 


The pre-launch of this initiative took place in Abuja on Wednesday, the 8th of September, which was earlier scheduled for official unveiling at the grand finale of the 5th edition of the Ugwumba Enterprise Challenge in Abuja on the 13th of December, 2022 following an urgent need to intervene and support a family that is in need. 

Over the weekend in Owerri, Imo State, the President of Ugwumba Leadership Centre, Uche Nwosu hosted the family of the late Gospel artiste, Evangelist Chinedu Nwadike, to inquire about their welfare and it was during the meeting that he discovered that their situation needed urgent attention.

Therefore, an emergency meeting to that effect was summoned and funds were thereafter approved to enable late Chinedu Nwake’s wife set up a catering business and begin to take care of her children.

Uche Nwosu with Chinedu's family.

Precious Eze’s Blog” learnt that the official unveiling U-Fund would be done in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory, FCT on the 13th of December 2022, with over 60 women from across the country who will all be empowered financially to support their small businesses. 

The centre says that to participate in the 2022 Ugwumba Enterprise Challenge and stand the chance to win grant prizes, ranging from N1m, N700K, N500K, etc visit, maintaining that at the Ugwumba Leadership Center, we are committed to building a virile economy where everyone can be productive and contribute to the overall GDP of the country.


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