The co-founder of the thriving tech company, Flutterwave Iyinoluwa Aboyeji has commended the Senator representing the Lagos East, Distinguished Senator Mukhail Adetokunbo Abiru for investing in youth.

The renowned techpreneur said it takes a man with foresight like Abiru to know that the currency of our time is knowledge.

Aboyeji who spoke at the maiden edition of the Senator Tokunbo Abiru Annual Bursary Disbursement in Lagos on Thursday commended the Senator for his passion for youth development and education support.

The Flutterwave protagonist said, “Technology is shaping the economy. Over the last 50 years, our country has been sharing proceeds from oil but unfortunately, the world is fast-changing

“Renewable energy has become more attractive. The like the electric car is gaining more traction by the day

“The largest Foreign Direct Investment flowing into the country is flowing towards technology.

“Softbank, a Japanese multinational conglomerate invested $200m in Andela.

He (Abiru) has a foresight that is why he is investing in the youths”.

He commended Distinguished Senator Mukhail Adetokunbo Abiru for adopting a progressive method of politics.