Alhaji Lai Mohammed who is the Minister of Information and Culture, has reportedly disclosed that the government of President Muhammadu Buhari is committed to diversifying the economy and boosting Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises activities in the country.
Mohammed while making this known in Abuja on Saturday, stated that,“The products exhibited here in the past five days are 100 per cent Made-in-Nigeria and by our Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises. They depict the ingenuity and industry of our indigenous entrepreneurs.”
He added that, “It is as a result of this ingenuity that the Buhari administration has continued to work stridently to diversify the economy as well as encourage and boost MSME activities in the country as a driver of the economy”.
“The event has also featured various paper presentations on key issues that affect Made-in-Nigeria products in the areas of production, branding and financing.”
Mohammed disclosed that, “Other areas looked at in the presentations include agriculture, small and medium scale enterprises development and challenges, infrastructural development for regional integration.”