Third Party Event

03 Sep 2013

Oxford Business Group is pleased to announce its media partnership with the 19th Nigerian Economic Summit which will be held on 3 – 5 September, in Nigeria. In this respect we send you the following message from the conference organisers:

Dear Oxford Business Group Subscribers,

“Growing Agriculture as a business to diversify Nigeria’s economy”
September 3 – 5, 2013, Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja

We are pleased to invite you to the 19th Nigerian Economic Summit of the NESG which is scheduled to take place from 3rd – 5th September 2013 at the Transcorp Hilton, Abuja.

This year’s Summit presents a unique opportunity for major domestic and global leaders to discuss ongoing reforms in Nigeria’s agricultural sector focused on improvements in infrastructure, agro industrial zones, financing and enabling policy environment that are critical for the full exploitation of the agricultural value chains, attainment of food security, employment generation and wealth creation.

The Summit is further intended to mobilize stakeholder understanding of opportunities within the agricultural sector as outlined in the Agricultural Transformation Agenda (ATA) and support for the sustainable implementation of the ATA.

The Summit is structured to include a Presidential Policy Dialogue with H.E. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and other African Presidents, eminent local and global private sector leaders, captains of the agribusiness industry and several Pan-African economic institutions. Other sessions will focus on Women in Agriculture, Innovative Financing Options for Agriculture, Nurturing Nigeria’s successor generation of farmers and Nagropreneurs, Transportation and Storage, Staple Crop Processing Zones as well as Integrated Approaches to Infrastructure development in Agriculture.

As a stakeholder in the development of our great country, we are pleased to invite you to attend the 19th Nigerian Economic Summit (NES#19). Participation fee is N120, 000.00 (US$1,000.00 for foreign participants). Group Registration for 5 or more participants will attract 10% discount.

You are kindly requested to complete and submit a Registration Form along with a cheque or draft in favour of The Nigerian Economic Summit Group. Charles Nwanze and Esse Kughegbe are available on: 08064382684; 08023084849 and by email:,,, respectively to provide further details on the summit.

To register online please visit the summit website: or