BY ADEDIWURA OKELEYE
Veteran Nollywood actor, Anayo Modestus Onyekwere popularly known as Kanayo O Kanayo has partnered with award winning global money transfer company Transfast to hire and train local young entrepreneurs through the company’s TransfastCares program.
Kanayo O Kanayo already has a mentoring academy where he teaches young people entrepreneurial and directorial skills so it makes his partnership with Transfast even more appropriate.
Based on the analysis of the purpose of money transfers they have handled, Jay Vix, the Transfast Global Director Of Marketing said most of their US and Canada-based customers name education as one of the top reasons for sending money home to Nigeria.
Speaking about the path forward for Africa’s youth, Kanayo said, “The road to success is always under construction,” adding, “You don’t have to be great to start but you have to start to be great.”
KOK started his acting career in 1992 and has starred in over 100 films since then.