Miss Busayo OYINLOYE is from Kwara state she is a 400level student of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, Oyo state. She is into making of bags, all forms of bags, Handbags, School bags/ backpacks, Lunch bags, and Souvenirs, which she learnt. She decided to go into this business to “encourage African made products and encourage skill acquisition to create employment opportunities in Nigeria, to reduce importation of leather works”. Her goal for the business is to “a major bag production industry in the country that will eventually serve both foreign and local states around the globe”.
Miss Busayo OYINLOYE told us that her advertisement is done majorly through social media for now, though she is still trying and hoping to expand the process to seminars, workshop and training programs. Miss Busayo OYINLOYE talk about some of the challenges of being a student and an entrepreneur, which she said has not been easy “but school itself has been serving as an advantage in publicizing my works and encouraging me to do better”. She picked this type of business because, Bags are a major accessory for all gender and ages, so working on the production with more creativeness is what she envisioned and that made her choose it as a line of business. “The ability to satisfy my clients and bring their ideas of what they want into reality” is what makes her business exceptional. Miss Busayo OYINLOYE gave a quick advice to other entrepreneurs, to “always put in their best in whatever works they do and not be discouraged no matter the outcome and they should not let criticism bring them down, but rather let it encourage them.”
Miss Busayo OYINLOYE can be contacted on 08168750839