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Edo fair returns after lengthy absence

25 July 2014, 14:07

Lagos - The Edo State said the revived annual trade fair would be held between August 4 -10 at the Edo Hotels in Benin City.

It would be held for the first time since 2009.

According to the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, the fair, tagged 'Great People, Bountiful Resources, Boundless Opportunities,” the event will showcase the best of Edo art and craft, innovation as well as farm produce

The ministry is organising the fair in partnership with Mactstacoprime Ltd and Benin Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture.

Major sponsors of the event include Diamond Bank, Guinness, Airtel and Nexim Export-Import Bank.

A business incubation seminar for micro small and medium enterprises in Edo State and South South-Region will be among the highlights of the trade fair.

– CAJ News

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