The organiser of Abuja annual motor show, BKG Exhibitions has said that it is planning big for this year’s Abuja Motor Show, slated to hold from October 22 to 30, 2013, at the Eagle Square.
Mr. Ifeanyi Agwu, Managing Director of the BKG Exhibitions hinted that this year event is the 15th edition and a landmark in the history of the show.
“If we remember how we started and where we are today, you will agree with me that we have come a very long way in making the show big event that has become a household name in Nigeria. He recalled how only few brands showed up at the first edition but noted that could not deter them from carrying on with subsequent edition this until Landmark edition.
According to him, part of the highlights of this year’s event include a Transport Summit to discuss how to move the transportation industry forward, an award night for participants and players who have distinguished themselves in the industry and a fashion show and cultural events to liven the event.
The Managing Director also noted that they were looking forward to having the Vice President of Nigeria, Namadi Sambo to declare open the fair, given the fact that the fair has come to stay and has become recgonised internationally. For business too, we are not leaving anything to chance. We have started making contacts with both the private the corporate visitors to ensure a large turnout during the fair.
The BKG boss further stated that the company will soon announce some changes about the fair.
“We will soon announce a total strategy for the event. We want it to become a major event in Africa whereby the auto companies will come and support their representatives in Nigeria,” he said.