Youth Organisation Partners BuyNaija Project, FG On Us Trade Show
The Organisation of Youths in International Trade and Commerce (OY-ITC) has revealed that a trade mission to the USA, tagged the Houston Trade Show, has been slated for February, 2022.
The trade mission, in partnership with BuyNaija and the Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, is designed to share with the world the creativity and productivity of the Nigerian youths.
It also seeks to supports the development and advancement of Nigerian youths in international trade and commerce, while consolidating the leadership capacities among young Nigerians.
The OY-ITC is also collaborating with Committee of Youth on Mobilisation and Sensitisation (CYMS) to consolidate on youth mobilisation towards the event.
The OY-ITC President, Chinedu Amadi, made the revelations while speaking with journalists at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja.
He said the OY-ITC was a robust initiative with the objective of giving Nigeria youths the recognition and leverage that they need to be true future leaders of this nation.
According to him, the OY-ITC will avail youths with immense networking and mentoring opportunities, adding that there would be partnerships with credible persons and organisations, nationally and internationally.
He said the OY-ITC is expected to be a firm grip on the challenges of globalization, and the partnership with BuyNaija would elicit keen interaction with manufacturers of finished goods in Nigeria while providing momentum for local manufacturing.
The OY-ITC president assured that the OY-ITC would make Nigerian brands stand out and create value for the Naira, adding that trade missions abroad and local trade fairs would be the main vehicles for the OY-ITC business model.
He said, abroad, as in the Houston Trade Show 2022, the soul of the event shall be exhibitions, seminars, trade tours, Investment drives, and recognitions of outstanding initiatives by youths.
“These recognitions and awards will serve as motivation for young persons of integrity and wisdom,” the OY-ITC president further said.
He said the OY-ITC would be propelled by the quality of its membership and “therefore, registration costs a token to guide a deliberate membership process demanded by the set goals of the OY-ITC.”
Mr. Amadi noted that it would take a high level of integrity to belong to an organisation that travels abroad often with zero per cent defection possibility.
The OY-ITC president called on well-meaning Nigerians to support the lofty ideals of the organisation.
He urged stakeholders in the Nigeria project to support the OY-ITC, declaring that its partnership with BuyNaija Project of Federal Ministry of Industry Trade and Investment, alongside CYMS, would yield immense economic benefits.
“Endorsed by the Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, the OY-ITC”, Amadi said “it has become a public trust that members run on behalf of Nigerian citizens. The OY-ITC extended a hand of fellowship to all Come, let’s go to the Houston Trade Show.”