On Saturday 26th May 2017, Bestman Games Ltd and Money Matters with Nimi, will host, Nigeria’s 2nd Annual Children’s Finance Fair in celebration of Children’s Day. The novel event will hold at the Lagos Preparatory School, Ikoyi, Lagos from 10am – 4pm and is targeted at children age 17 and below, as well as their parents, teachers and guardians.
The Children’s Finance Fair celebrates the Nigerian child and seeks to empower our youth by equipping them with critical life skills in money management. “Sadly, financial education is not in the school curriculum; the responsibility thus falls on parents, teachers and guardians to be deliberate about equipping their children with this knowledge from their earliest years,” says Nimi Akinkugbe CEO Bestman Games. The fair will also address issues parents face in planning for their children’s education; the most important legacy they can bequeath them.
Children will be treated to an array of quizzes, puzzles and games. An exciting mini Monopoly Tournament will also take place with attractive prizes.
Parents and teachers will enjoy a series of informative workshops with presentations by a lineup of seasoned speakers who share their wealth of knowledge and experience. Speakers include Bowale Agboade, CEO Kidentrepreneurs, Yetty Williams, Founder Lagos Mums, Mrs Lebari Edo-Ukpong, CEO Inside-Edge Consulting, and Nimi Akinkugbe, CEO Bestman Games. Topics include identifying your children’s talent, teaching children and minors about money; Planning for a child’s education; Protecting families with insurance.
The Bestman Games Children’s Finance Fair is supported by leading players in the Nigerian financial sector including FBN Trustees, Zenith Bank Plc, GTBank Plc, Leadway Assurance, Axa Mansard Insurance, Fidelity Bank Plc, Vetiva, Capital, Coronation Merchant Bank, FSDH Merchant Bank and Avon HMO, They will be showcasing a suite of products that are so critical for a family’s finances; this includes savings accounts, educational Insurance, Life Insurance, Mutual Funds, Trust Funds and much more.
The event will be covered by media partners Silverbird TV, EbonyLife TV, JYBTV, The Guardian Newspapers, Smooth FM and Rhythm 93.7 FM.