Akeredolu’s Special Adviser, Summy Smart Francis reviews books to mark Alakija’s 70th birthday

The Special Adviser to the Ondo State Governor on Entrepreneurship Development; Dr. Summy Smart Francis recently joined prominent Nigerians at the Apostle Folorunsho Alakija book presentation.


Folorunsho Alakija, popularly known as the richest black woman in Africa celebrated her 70th birthday in a grand style.

It was a glamorous event with the launch of five different books.

Other dignitaries present at the all important event were; Mrs Babangida, First Ladies of Ekiti and Osun States, Senator Ita Giwa, Mrs Fashola among others.

The event was held at Wheatbaker Hotel, Ikoyi, Lagos State.

While reviewing the books, Dr Summy Smart Francis emphasized about God’s presence in Entrepreneurship using the Richest black woman in Africa as a reference point .


He recommended the books for Entrepreneurs across the globe as a guide in their entrepreneurial pursuits.

The event was followed by a seven hours celebratory praise and worship the next day with the presence of several gospel ministers such as Beejay Sax, Efe Nathan, Bunmi Owolabi and many others.