Solving the Problem of Youth Unemployment in the South East
Aba is famed as a city with the largest cluster of footwear manufacturers in the continent. Their products have earned them fame hence the appelation Aba made. But their products due to lack of latest skills and technologies in designing and production of shoes has made their products not to compete with global brands. Bentley Chukwuemeka, a Lagos based footwear enthusiast and founder of the Fotwear Academy, an institution which trains people on how to design and manufacture footwear in line with global best practices and trends wants to change the narrative of the Aba footwear ecosystem.