Dr. Dikko Umaru Radda is the Director General/Chief Executive Officer of Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN). Dr Radda, an astute politician, entrepreneur, teacher and banker with wide administrative experience was born on 10th September 1969 in Hayingada-Dutsinma Local Government, Katsina State North-West Nigeria.Add a comment
The Director General of the Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN) Alhaji Bature Umar Masari has urged Nigerians to key into investment opportunities in rural areas for job and wealth creation.He gave the advice while addressing State House Correspondents after briefing Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on the activities of SMEDAN.The Vice President is the Chairman of the National Council on MSME.
Masari said that the federal agencies involved in MSME development had done a lot to provide skills and jobs for millions of Nigerians but added that a lot of potential in the rural areas had yet to be explored.Add a comment
Nigeria’s Vice President on Thursday said the impact of government’s efforts in the development and promotion of Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs) in the country must be clear and measurable. Vice President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo (SAN), maintained that this is the only way massive funding can be attracted to fund small and medium scale businesses from investors and banks. Prof Osinbajo, who spoke during a session in his office with management staff of the Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN), led by its Director-General, Alhaji Bature Umar Masari, noted that scale and focus were key for the agency to achieve the goals for which it was created.Add a comment