Nollywood actress, Iyabo Ojo who recently ventured into food business has said, she didn’t take a loan to start her new business, but she saved instead. Iyabo however mentioned how she saved, what she sold to add to her savings and those who also contributed financially to make the business see daylight.
“I did not collect a loan to open my business, I saved. I had been planning to open this place for a very long time, so I had been saving. When I wanted to get my new office building, I sold some of my property. I sold almost all my gold if not everything. During that time, I sold one batch and when I needed more money, I sold the rest. I told myself to forget about gold for now because I know that I can make the money back later. With the support of good people as well, I was able to get my office building. The first lady of Kwara State who came to inaugurate the building supported me. Some of my godparents also supported me because I told them that I wanted to sell amala,” she told Saturday Beats..