Daily Trust N/west business summit commences
The two-day North West Business Summit and Exhibition organised by Daily Trust in partnership with the Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission (NIPC) will commence tomorrow, July 26 in Kano.
The summit, which has the theme ‘Unlocking the Agricultural and Solid Mineral Sectors for Quick Win Development in the North West’ is expected to be attended by the seven governors of the zone as special guests of honour, while the ministers of Agriculture and Rural Development, Trade and Investment and Mines and Steel Development would serve as distinguished guests.
The governor of Kano State, Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, would be the chief host and would in addition give the keynote address.
Other personalities expected, include Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II, the Emir of Kano as royal father of the opening ceremony; Alhaji Ahmed Mohammed, Managing Director, New Nigeria Development Company (NNDC), as chairman, Day one; while Alhaji Sani Dangote, vice president, Dangote Group, would be the chairman, Day two of the event.
The event will give an opportunity to state governments, especially the commissioners of Agriculture and Commerce and Industry to make presentations and interact with relevant stakeholders on the various business opportunities and incentives in their respective states and also showcase their products through exhibition.