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SMEs, economic growth in focus at Made in Nigeria Conference

After rigorous planning process, organisers of the Made In Nigeria Conference and Exhibition have officially announced the third edition of the ‎annual event. It will hold in Lagos at the Landmark Centre, before the end of the month.

Coming with the theme: ‘Possibilities Made In Nigeria – A re-direction towards Economic growth, SME advancement, and National Transformation,’ the one day Conference & Exhibition is aimed at re-defining narratives about Nigeria’s current Economic challenges as the debate on socio-economic growth, SME advancement, national aspiration towards self sufficiency, job creation & employment, diversification, and many other sensitive topics is one which is rather sporadic but, short lived on the lips of the debaters.

The organizers in a statement said the Conference & Exhibition will facilitate a practical exchange of ideas as speakers and panelists shall be discussing Nigeria as she stands, the strength of her human capital, the prospects of her quest towards self-sufficiency, the opportunities that a abound regardless of her present daunting economic challenges, with issues and solutions based discussions, pragmatic panel sessions, presentation, and a Made In Nigeria Exhibition hub.

Executive Director of The Made In Nigeria Project, Adedeji Alebiosu said ” We hope to capture the essence of the role MSMEs play towards economic growth and transformation, with a focus on the growing opportunities, possibilities and growth trajectory in the informal sector. Our focus on the growth of micro-small and medium scale enterprises hinges on our position SMEs play towards every economy’s growth, which are cardinal to our national goal towards self-sufficiency. More so, we aim to celebrate and promote the existing innovative solutions that have been deployed in Nigeria through Enterprise and Entrepreneurial machinations, as synonymous with the National identity.”