In a bid to position Ogun State Adire Merchants in a global market, as well as create an economic viability and sustainability for the trade to thrive, the State Government through the Ministry of Culture and Tourism will on Thursday, 8 October 2020, hold an official launch of the Adire Ogun Digital Market Place, tagged “AdireOgun.com”.
A release by the Commissioner for Culture and Tourism, Dr. Oluwatoyin Taiwo, stated that the launch would take place at the June 12 Cultural Centre, Kuto, Abeokuta at 11:00 a.m, having in attendance, Minister of Information, Culture and Tourism, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, wife of the State Governor, Mrs. Bamidele Abiodun, Market leaders from Itoku Kampala Market and Asero Adire International Market among other dignitaries.
It stated that guests should be seated by 10:00a.m.
Abimbola Otegbade & Funmilola Akinpelu
Press Officers, Ministry of Culture and Tourism