Innovation in Entrepreneurship, a game changer
From the humble beginnings of a clerical staff in a European firm in Lagos, Olorogun Michael Christopher Onajirhevbe Ibru [OFR] crashed all records of daring and innovative enterprise to emerge as the head of one of the wealthiest family dynasties in Africa of the 20th century.
Olorogun Michael Ibru’s legendary profile is enriched by his aura of goodwill and generosity and pathfinder roles in helping others with talent and aspiration to succeed.
For a man who saw it as his life’s mission to raise entrepreneurs, empower youth, and alleviate poverty through the power of education, the Michael and Cecilia Foundation is humbled to be able to carry on his legacy as we launch the Michael and Cecilia Centre for Innovative, Technical and Entrepreneurship Development
The Centre for Innovation, Technical and Entrepreneurship Development (CITED) will cater to the teaching of vocational skills and entrepreneurial competencies and even go as far as creating business opportunities and providing start-up grants for the most enterprising students of the centre.
In view of the above, The 4th memorial lecture of Olorogun Michael C.O. Ibru was held nn the 6th of September, 2020 via Zoom to address the need for INNOVATION IN ENTREPRENEURSHIP