By Immam Moromoke
A Lagos based Kwara born businessman, Sulaiman Lekan Gadaff has promised to assist Kwara online journalists and social media influencers achieve success.
The Asa born businessman made this disclosure while interacting with selected online media influencers and journalists in Ilorin earlier today, stressing that he wants to give back to the society through capacity building among others.
He said “I am always happy at what Kwara youths have been able to achieve from nothing through online journalism and new media generally, I feel proud being a youth from Kwara.
“As a businessman, who started from the scratch, I know how hard it is for start-ups to start breaking even and making profit, so I see offering an helping hand will be a good way to give back to the society.
“While I commend your efforts, I have noticed that your job can be better enhanced with capacity building, assistance with gadgets among others.
“In that light, I will be facilitating at intervals capacity training on content development, creative writing, digital marketing among others aimed at assisting to sanitise the online media space and make it profitable for the players.
“In addendum to that, I’ve also noticed that most of you lack necessary gadgets, so I’ll in my own little way try to assist you with the basic gadgets to further enhance your job” he promised
Appreciating him on behalf of the team, Kazeem Alanamu expressed delight in the fact that someone has risen to offer an hand of assistance to the Kwara State based ever growing and expanding online media space.
Majority of the online media practitioners in Kwara are actually struggling on several fronts, so we need all the support we can get, we appreciate your offer of support and we look forward to cementing a mutually beneficial relationship.