Victorious Nigerian scholars head to London


JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – A NIGERIAN team has been crowned winners of the Unilever Africa Idea Trophy 2016.

Team Apex from the West African country won the student business competition that provides them with a unique opportunity to work on real-life business challenges.

The competition gives them access to Unilever’s world-class training and insights from its leaders.

The winning team of Jennifer Ikeokwu, Olamide Popoola and Adenkunle Adepoju, and the runners-up (Kwazini Zulu, Bongeka Dlamini and Lilly Nijila), will represent Africa at the Global competition that will take place in London later this year.

“The case study we worked on tested our ability to solve real business problem and conceptualise an engaging and scalable marketing campaign for one of Unilever’s power brands,” said Ikeokwu from Babcock University in Nigeria.

“We are excited about the opportunity of competing against the best in the world and to make our families, countries and the rest of Africa proud.”

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