Best Ideas 2019 features all the nominated entries submitted under ‘Submit your Idea’ category. All the entries consist of innovative solutions or propositions for an enterprise that champions the Sustainable Development Goals. They can be on the conceptual, planning, or start-up stage.
EMOY/ The woke project
Explain your idea in details:
Our vision is to become a unique leading educational and entrepreneurial platform for the youth in Africa. Our mission is to create a fun and sustainable educational and skill acquisition platform for youth. The aims and objectives of EMOY are; To promote practical driven education To create more job opportunities. To create more innovative environment for the youth. To promote our cultural heritage. To stimulate the intellectual reasoning of the youths
Expected impact of your idea on sustainable development
According to Nigeria Bureau Statistics (NBS) 1.8 million young Nigerians are released into the labour market yearly. The NYSC deploys 300,000 graduates into the scheme annually. EMOY is providing a solution that will strengthen the skill of this audience to thrive in the society.
Plans for implementation and sustainability
The people we are working towards as our key partners includes Investment partners, Corporate partners(Andela, Multichoice), Technology vendors (Tenece, Google) and Regulatory Agencies (NCC). Our my activities includes IT operations (media & publicity) and Project Manager. The customers segments of this project are the Contestant, Viewers and the subscribers.The Revenue streams includes; SMS voting, Registration fee and you tube subscribers.
I am Maureen Okeke from Anambra state Nigeria a graduate of University of Nigeria Nsukka from the department of Geography, I was born on 6th July, 1992; I am 26 years old, I am creative, diligent, innovative passionate, focus, determined and committed to whatever I find myself doing. This business idea was born out of the yearning in my heart to see how better our educational system can be so as to encourage the young ones to see education as fun, attractive and rewarding, also to provide job opportunities, I have attended some start up pitches which includes DAAD (German), NBC etc. These pitches has improved my intellectual reason and also added to my success, during the NBC program was where I was able to network and I met some good personalities they are diligence, creative and innovative which today they are part of the project, because they also believed in my dreams and ideas. We as a team has been working tirelessly to achieve success, touch and also impact lives with this medium. I will be so glad if I scale through this competition because there are over 1000 lives that will be impacted through this project.