14th October, 2010
As more companies book stands to participate in the 6th Lagos Motor Fair, BKG ExhibitionsÂ Limited, organisers of the fair has announced a change of the venue for the forthcomingÂ event hitherto scheduled to hold at the Tafawa Balewa Square (TBS).
The motor fair is now to hold at the event ground of the OceanView Restaurant, Eko HotelÂ and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos. Equally affected by the change announced by theÂ company is the date for the auto show. It will now hold from 19-25 October, 2010.
Announcing the changes, Mr. Ifeanyichukwu Agwu, Managing Director of the company said theÂ changes are part of the strategies the company is putting in place to reposition andÂ re-package the premium auto show in Sub-Saharan Africa.
â€œThe dynamics and current developments in the industry made these changes inevitable andÂ we have to effect them so as to remain focused and ensure that we are on track to realiseÂ the aims and objectives of the Lagos Motor Fair,â€ said the BKG boss.
He disclosed that all strategies have been deployed to ensure that the fair receives theÂ needed attention from participants, institutions cum professional and individual buyersÂ as well as visitors.
â€œWe have packaged a show that could effectively be used by the participants and visitorsÂ to maximize the benefits derivable from the fair. Just as the theme of the edition:Â â€˜driving opportunities in the auto sectorâ€™ is, this edition will bring out all theÂ potential and investment opportunities that abound in the Nigerian automobile industry,Â which we know are very attractive, so that the existing and potential stakeholders willÂ utilise the opportunities offered by the Lagos Motor Fair to drive them to the maximum,â€Â he announced.