Creative Business Cup Nigeria Finals
The Creative Business Cup (CBC) is a world championship for entrepreneurs in the creative industries e.g. fashion, design, gaming, music, film, content production, renewable energy, architecture.
Each year, the Creative Business Cup National Partners around the globe host national competitions; and thereafter, the national winners compete against each other at the global finals in Copenhagen, Denmark. This year, the Creative Business Cup (CBC) came to Nigeria and was hosted by the
Global Entrepreneurship Network (GEN) Nigeria in collaboration with the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment and Enterprise Development Centre (EDC) of the Pan-Atlantic University. The key objective of CBC Nigeria is to harness innovative ideas from young people in the creative sector with the key aim of promoting, celebrating them and emerging with a finalist to represent Nigeria at the global finals in Copenhagen, Denmark.
The Nigeria Finals was held on Friday, 5th April 2019 Chioma Ogbudimpka, the founder of Red Button Fashion which anchored in creativity, sustainability, and practicality. By converting food waste into clothing, coconut shells into buttons, and banana peel into fiber, her fashion statement is one of both sustainability and beauty.was the victor in the highly competitive event and will represent Nigeria in Copenhagen.