The 2015 AGRIKEXPO, an event for agribusiness development in West Africa will hold in November in Lagos, Nigeria. The organising company, 151 Products limited is partnered by the EU-Nigeria Business Forum and the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources, and National Agency for Food Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC).
AGRIKEXPO is collocated by Foodbext West Africa, which is totally dedicated to Food/beverage products/services, including processing and packaging product, and has been endorsed by the various market associations for Food and beverage products from Nigeria and neighbouring countries. Focus of this year’s event will include poultry, agrochemicals and food technology.
The Director of Public Communications, Alex Oke, at 151 Products Limited said the event is always a rallying point for agribusiness development, and is coming at a time the nation is focused on taking agriculture to the next level in Nigeria.
The amity between the EU-Nigeria Business Forum and Agrikexpo will create an opportunity for European companies to interact with Nigerian firms.
Another interested group in this event is the Nigeria Agriculture Business Group (NABG). The NABG is the umbrella association for all agribusiness stakeholders in Nigeria determined to see to the total transformation of agriculture in Nigeria.
This farmers event is coming at a time when young Nigerians are being encouraged to take farming to a new height.