The Executive of Ogun State Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (OGUNCCIMA) have been charged to intensify efforts at resuscitating the vibrancy of the Gateway International Trade Fair.
Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Hon. Afolabi Afuape, who gave the charge, while playing host to the Executive Members of the Chamber in his office, said the importance of the resuscitation could not be overemphasized with the benefits attached to it for Local Councils and the State at large.
Afuape said the standard and effectiveness of the Trade Fair should be maintained to achieve the expected result, assuring that the Ministry would put in place necessary machinery at ensuring that the councils perform their expected roles.
In his remarks, the President, OGUNCCIMA, Alhaji Wasiu Olaleye said the visit was to solicit for the support of the ministry to mobilize Local Government Areas to be part of the 2021 Trade Fair as they have done in the past.