THE STORY SO FAR
KARIFEST Is A PAN African Group That Projects, Showcase And Celebrates Africa, Africans, People Of African Origin And Promotes anything Positively Associated with Africa!
As the name goes, KARIFEST means to “Take The Lead”, which comes from the name of the founder KARIFEST DUCHESS ONYEKAAH.
KARIFEST was fully Incorporated in Nigeria on the 11th of August 2013, but started out as a foundation in 2005 when it organized its 1st “AROUND THE LAW CONFERENCE for Nigerian Universities Law Students where about 7 universities in Nigeria, both state and federal were participants. The conference was climaxed by a well attended dinner by the elites and students. It was a beautiful occasion which turned out to be a platform for networking of students and leaders at both state and federal levels.
- Media, Events and Communications
- Education and Social Development
- Events Management, Branding And Promotions
- Oil and Gas
- Real Estate
- Import and Export Trade
- Hospitality, Tourism and Entertainment
- Supply Chain and Logistics
- Sales/Marketing of goods and services
- Production of Goods and services
- Beauty and Fashion
- Non Profits, Training and Workshops
In line with the above, we are also a frontliner in Academia, Publishing and other related services in Nigeria, Africa, not undermining our High Model Positive Image Projection Strategy!
We are providers of first class communications consulting, Image Marketing, Branding and Consultancy Services for top individuals, organizations, government functionaries and blue chips companies.
We worked with top rated and distinguished individuals, organizations and groups in Nigeria and beyond Africa.
We have coordinated and covered high profile events, and featured world renowned, highly celebrated and successful people like Aare Afe Babalola SAN, FOUNDER AFE BABALOLA UNIVERSITY, ADO EKITI, AARE BASHORUN ROTIMI OBEISUN, FOUNDER and CHAIRMAN, SUNSHINE OIL AND GROUP, HRM Oba Akinruntan Obateru, CHAIRMAN OBAT OIL, AND PARAMOUNT RULER ILAJE, NIGERIA’s CURRENT MINISTER OF STATE FOR PETROLEUM AND MINERAL RESOURCES and FORMER VICE CHAIRMAN EXXON MOBIL, DR EMMANUEL IBE KACHIKWU, NIGERIA’S FORMER MINISTER OF FINANCE LATE HRM OBA OLASHORE, FOUNDER OLASHORE INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL AND MONARCH ILOKO IJESHA, PROF (MRS) BENEDICTA EGBO, PROF OF EDUCATION WINDSOR UNIVERSITY, CANADA, CHIEF AZIKIWE MARTINS, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR NDDC, DR (MRS) FARIDA WAZIRI, FORMER EFCC CHAIRMAN, ROTARY INTERNATIONAL PRESIDENT, KR RAVINDRA, DISTRICT GOVERNOR DR MIKE OMOTOSHO, and top organisations as Afe Babalola University ( ABUAD) Ado Ekiti, Rotary International, just to mention a few.
WHAT WE HAVE DONE…
Over the years we have touched individual lives, communities and organizations positively. We have worked and partnered with achievers, renowned individuals, scholars, successful and highly celebrated individuals and organizations believed to be leading in their various spheres of endeavours. We have covered high profile events, and featured world renowned and highly celebrated and successful people on the covers of our magazines, blog, Talk SHOW, radio program and honoured individuals and groups who are leading lights with awards of recognition.
We have impacted on the lives of the youths positively in various ways and across communities in Africa and beyond. We have carried out trainings for the less privileged and have also empowered youths and women generally. We have undertaken programmes to care for children and teenagers and provided places of shelter for these ones. The physically challenged are not left out. The elderly we have touched significantly and positively and will continue to reach out purposefully.
GOAL FOR AFRICA
The KARIFEST GROUP is at the vanguard of projecting, promoting and celebrating Africa by showcasing Africa and anything positively Associated with Africa to the world. It is our goal that Africa should be given a PLACE OF PRIDE in history.
We believe that as Africans, we should be treated with as much DIGNITY as the rest of the civilised world especially outside our continent and this to this noble cause we are continually committed.
GOAL FOR INDIVIDUALS AND GROUPS
The KARIFEST GROUP is deeply committed to promoting Individuals, Groups, Nations and Causes believed to be geared towards global positive change. We bring out the best in individuals, propel them to ACHIEVE their goals purposefully and help bring their dreams to reality.
As a GROUP, KARIFEST has a broad range of services which include:
- EVENTS & MEDIA
PR/Strategic Image Marketing
Photography & Events Coverage
- MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS
Supply Chain & Logistics
Direct Sales & Marketing
General Capacity Building
- EDUCATION & LEGAL
Mediation & Conciliation
Oil & Gas
We learn to Multi-Task, a custom we have imbibed from the outset of our business which equips us to serve our clients with Passion, Precision, Diligence, Sincerity of purpose, & client’s satisfaction. We use our professional Ingenuity to design Corporate/Business packages and concepts that promotes customer/Management relationship and increases Clients base because we are committed to Good Service Delivery.
OUR CORE VALUES
At KARIFEST we have a penchant for excellence and success hence; we have passion for Motivating individuals of all ages, works of life and growing corporate bodies!
In addition, to promoting Africans, People of African origin and other outstanding personalities and groups irrespective of their Race, Colour, Language, Achievements, Age and Status, what matters is that you can make a mark and “Touch a Life” in your lifetime and not your origin, achievements or status in the society and to this cause we are deeply committed.
The KARIFEST GROUP as a group of companies had it’s operational offices in Abuja, Lagos, Asaba and Agbor, Nigeria with a network of partners across International Borders in continents and places like:
And we are steadily increasing our reach
To achieve OBJECTIVES and organisational goals, we engage in the following activities as a direct means of actualization of set goals.
- The KARIFEST FOUNDATION
The KARIFEST FOUNDATION is a PAN African foundation registered with the Corporate Affairs Commission in Nigeria with representatives across Africa.
Read More www.karifestfoundation.org
- The KARIFEST FARMS
Located In selected parts of Nigeria, the KARIFEST FARMS is part of the foundation project which deals primarily with crops and few animals for rearing. The farm sites are also used as a coaching ground for practice based training for our teen farmers-entrepreneurs who we MENTOR to become successful farmers and entrepreneurs.
The farm is located in the following cities:
We hope to expand these in the future.
We have series of events to our credit and these events most times are packaged to promote causes geared towards Human/Capital/Community Development.
Our events come up at different times in each year depending on our goals for each New Year but irrespective of this, we have events that occur every year and these we shall discuss below:
- Abuja: No 48 Asheik Jarma Street, Jabi, Abuja.
- ASABA: No 7A, Ochokwu Street off Okpanam Road, Asaba, Delta State, Nigeria.
- AGBOR: 141 Marerrie Street, Boji Boji, Agbor, Delta State, Nigeria
- LAGOS: 48, Diya Street, Ifako, Gbagada, Lagos, Nigeria.
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