Lagos - One of the sponsors of the upcoming
Nigeria Manufacturing Expo has projected the country to fulfill its potential
as a manufacturing hub.
Gibadi, rated as the continent’s leading online
industrial store is the silver sponsor of the exp scheduled for Lagos on March
“We are thrilled about Nigeria living up to the potential
of her large population and vast human and natural resources,” Ola Ogunsemowo,
General Manager of Gibadi, said in an interview ahead of the event.
He said with the recent renewed efforts on
diversification, Nigeria was well on its way to reversing the trend of
“To think of the many positive impacts this will have on
local manufacturers and the nation’s economy is more than exciting,” said
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To achieve this, he said stakeholders must address
unreliable power supply, inadequate infrastructure especially road network and
ineffective government policies in supporting technological growth.
“We see Nigeria’s manufacturing industry transforming its
potential into a global impact,” said Ogunsemowo.
“We are committed to making this a reality by providing
the platform that instantly connects the buyers and manufacturers, through
internet technologies,” he added.
Hundreds of leading manufacturing experts will meet for
the third annual Nigeria Manufacturing Expo, which will be launched in response
to the government’s commitment to industrialisation and Nigeria’s need to
The comprehensive manufacturing equipment event
will cover all major sectors.
- CAJ News