The Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN) has provision for the execution of the One Local Government One Product (OLOP) in the 2017 appropriation act.The One Local Government One Product (OLOP) programme is a bottom-top approach specifically designed to promote Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) development in communities by focusing on products distinctive to their regions where they have comparative advantage, and cultivate same through value-addition into a national and global brand.As part of its implementation strategy, the Agency will partner financial institutions and cooperative societies/Self Help Groups (SHG) across the country.Add a comment
The Director General of the Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria, SMEDAN Dr Dikko Umaru Radda has reiterated the Agency’s commitment to partner with the Niger Delta Development Commission NDDC to achieve its mandate of developing the Niger Delta Region.He disclosed this during a meeting with the Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Mr. Nsime Nkere at the Agency’s Corporate Headquarters in Abuja on Wednesday. The Director General of SMEDAN commended the Managing Director for identifying and acknowledging the importance of the Agency in helping to actualize the mandate of the Commission. The Director General stated that the Agency was set up to facilitate the development and promotion of MSMEs in Nigeria and the visit of the MD of NDDC to the Agency is highly commendable and apt.Add a comment
The Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria SMEDAN in collaboration with the Industrial Training Fund ITF will on Tuesday 23 May 2017 kick start the second phase of its National Industrial Skills Development Programme (NISDP) under its National Enterprises Development Programme ( NEDEP) training in eighteen states of the federation.
A Press Statement issued by the Corporate Affairs Unit of SMEDAN stated that the flag off ceremony will be performed by the Director General CEO of SMEDAN Dr Dikko Umaru Radda.Add a comment