Retirement is a period most working class people are scared of, more so as they’ve spent most of their active years as an employee or service men/women. The retirement benefits collected at departure may not be enough to last for the rest of their retired age.

Some retired and senior citizens that ventures into entrepreneurship do lost their money to fraudsters or mismanage it due to lack of requisite skills or experience.

RASCEP component of ACEIDEV programmes focus on preparing retiring and retired senior citizens to take a shot at entrepreneurial endeavor. The programme build their capacity to run and manage enterprise, create access to funding from investors as well as networking them to ready markets for their products and services.