In commemoration of this year’s World Youth Skills Day and the desire to tackle the scourge of unemployment in Nigeria, HEREL, a premium real estate development and investment firm with a focus on redefining experiences in physical spaces through design excellence, on Friday, July 15th, 2022, organised a free internship opportunities seminar to empower young people.
The seminar, which took place at its premium facility, Boardroom Apartments in Lekki, Lagos, was themed: ‘’Establishing yourself in the real estate space,’’ and designed to educate and provide young people in the built space with the necessary skills to succeed in the real estate industry.
In addition, as an institution that is passionate about accelerating young people faster to their goals, the event also provides young Nigerians with lofty aspirations they can reach as HEREL was privileged to equip them with the necessary skills they need to excel in real estate will creating internship opportunities to participants so they get hands-on experiences in the built industry.
Speaking at the event, Head, Projects at HEREL, Osemudiamen Ogbeide, said: ‘’This seminar will provide young people with a road map to excelling in real estate, as well as information on project management and how to navigate the real estate sector. As young people, there’s the need to learn the proper skills required to attain ideal results in life, and at HEREL, our goal is to make a long-lasting impact that will shape the future.”
Also speaking, Head of Business Development HEREL Global, Olatade Daranijo, added: “HEREL is enthusiastic about the youth, and we are delighted to have come up with this impactful event to celebrate World Youth Skills Day. ‘’As a brand, our focus is to ensure that we have provided job opportunities for people in the communities where HEREL developments are situated, both directly and through our ecosystem. With this event, we’re taking it a step further by passing on the relevant skills to people to ensure they are/remain employable in this space.”
Reacting, one of the attendees, Akinrinmade Abigail said: ”it was an awesome event, and I am looking forward to working with the young and vibrant team.’’ She also urged young people to follow the fast-growing real estate firm HEREL Global as they have so much more in store for young people.