14 October, 2015; Lagos, Nigeria: The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), the premier Chamber of Commerce and one of the leading voices in the organised private sector (OPS) in Nigeria, is set to induct new companies into its membership on Wednesday 21st October, 2015.
Muda Yusuf, Director General of the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) said: “The induction of new organisations on our platform is usually organised to formally accept and welcome organisations that operate within the Lagos business community and other parts of Nigeria.
“The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry, since its establishment in 1888 has committed itself to the promotion of a conducive business environment for the organised private sector by supporting or opposing legislative or other measures affecting trade, Industry, commerce and agriculture,” he added. This according to him, has made membership of the LCCI very attractive to many private sector operators in Nigeria.
This year’s event is scheduled to hold at the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) Conference and Exhibition centre, Plot 10, Nurudeen Olowopopo Way, Central Business District, Alausa, Ikeja, around MKO Abiola Gardens at 11am prompt.
According to the Membership and Welfare Committee of the LCCI, “One Hundred and Sixty (160) new members are expected to join the Chamber during the event, while many more who have shown interest, but have not completed their registration will join later on.”
The Induction would bring notable businessmen and women from various sectors of the economy together with the sole aim of positively impacting the economy. The President of the Chamber, Alhaji Remi Bello, (FCA) is expected to preside over the induction ceremony and officially welcome the new members to the Premier Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Nigeria.