Osinbajo, Katagum for World MSME Day

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Minister of State for Industry, Trade and Investment, Mrs. Maryam Katagum will alongside other stakeholders discuss the opportunities and challenges of the Covid-19 on micro, small and medium scale enterprises (MSMEs) in the country. The conversation slated for June 30, 2020, is part of activities to commemorate this year’s World MSME…

FG Sets Up Committee to Boost Export

The Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment has inaugurated a 28-member Nigeria Agro Set-Up Committee aimed at re-invigorating broad national agricultural activities across the country. The committee would drive the Federal Government’s plan to diversify the economy away from oil through renewed interest in the agricultural sector targeted for $250bn export earnings for Nigeria…

KEYNOTE ADDRESS BY THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF MINES AND STEEL DEVELOPMENT, ARCHITECT OLAMILEKAN ADEGBITE, AT THE NIGERIAN-BRITISH CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE (NBCC) WEBINAR ON UNLOCKING NIGERIA’S ECONOMIC POTENTIALS JUNE 18, 2020

Good afternoon Ladies and Gentlemen.   I wish to start by commending the Nigerian-British Chambers of Commerce, NBCC, for your continuous efforts in promoting trade and investment between Nigeria and the UK, and I would also like to thank you for having me as a speaker at this webinar.   This webinar with the theme…

FG Inaugurates Dukia Gold Refinery Project

The Federal Government yesterday commissioned the operation of Dukia Gold and Precious Metals Project (DGPMP) that would enable Nigeria to mine her gold reserves properly, trade responsibly and refine locally. The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, who performed the virtual commissioning of the project, said Nigeria has potential reserves of 200 million ounces of gold…