The Manufacturers’ Association of Nigeria (MAN) is holding a 3-day occasion commemorating its fiftieth Anniversary and its forty ninth Annual General Meeting, which is about to kick off on the twenty fifth to twenty seventh of October, 2021 on the International Conference Centre, Abuja.
The President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari, is anticipated to host a sixteen-man delegate in a personal session to debate key touchpoints surrounding Nigeria’s Manufacturing sector. To kick off this 3-day occasion would be the Governors of Edo and Jigawa State: Godwin Obaseki and Muhammad Abubakar Badru and the Honourable Minister for Industry, Trade, and Investment, Otunba Adeniyi Adebayo, CON.
A themed session can be held as a part of the Organization’s efforts to sort out challenges presently plaguing the Manufacturing business. The dialog expects to welcome dignitaries similar to former President Olusegun Obasanjo, GCFR, President, African Development Bank (AfDB) Dr Akinwunmi Adeshina, alongside different key useful resource individuals. It will deal with how producers can overcome binding constraints to extend competitors throughout Intra-African strains.
Other highlights will embrace a presentation from the present Director-General of the World Trade Organization, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, on the theme “The Trajectory of Nigerian Manufacturing Sector: Resetting for Global Competitiveness.”
The three-day occasion will shut with a personal session with main MAN stakeholders and an anniversary dinner and Award night time to acknowledge excellent people.
Over the years, the Manufacturers’ Association of Nigeria, beneath the management of Engineer Mansur Ahmed, have introduced collectively related stakeholders, business thought leaders, and foremost industrialists to deliberate extensively on methods that may make Manufacturing a crucial driver for growth inside the nation and continent. One of the primary takeaways from previous occasions is the necessity to have a platform the place Nigerian producers can display the viability of their merchandise in right now’s socio-economic panorama. This step is believed to empower Nigerian companies while making the nation much less import-dependent.
As Nigeria seeks to create extra sources of wealth creation, this occasion is pivotal to creating manufacturing a mainstay of the nation’s economic system.
The forty ninth MAN Annual General Meeting is sponsored by CIG Motors, Dangote Group, Bank of Industry, British American Tobacco (BAT), Afreximbank, African Industries Group, International Tobacco Marketing, Afreximbank, Shell Gas and Raw Materials Research and Development Council, amongst others.
The high-level MAN occasion is strictly by invitation and can be streamed stay on Facebook and YouTube for basic viewing through @manufacturersnigeria.
Stakeholders within the manufacturing business and most of the people are invited to hitch the enriching dialog on-line.