Skip to main content


Login | Register

Past Programmes

Since inception, NEPAD has been involved in a myriad of activities aimed at bringing various stakeholders together both at the local as well as the international level pursuant to the realization of NEPAD objectives for the Nigerian economy and for the ECOWAS sub-region. The following represent the major of such investment and business promoting activities of NBGN:
1st International Business Forum, Abuja, January 25 – 27, 2005.
Diplomatic Business Dinner for the diplomatic community in Nigeria, Senior Government officials and the Nigerian business community, Abuja, December 8, 2005
The Roundtable on Policy and Programmes Orientation for NEPAD Business Group Nigeria, Lagos, August 27-28, 2006.
2nd International Business Conference, Abuja, November 20 – 21, 2006.
Business Luncheon, Lagos, September 21, 2007.
The West African NEPAD Business Groups Sub-Regional Forum, held in conjunction with NEPAD Business Group Cote d’Ivoire, Abuja, December 3 – 5, 2007.
The Nigeria Rice Investment Forum in November, Abuja, 24 – 25, 2008, held in conjunction with the Nigeria Economic Summit Group and in collaboration with NEPAD Nigeria, the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, ECOWAS Commission, Bank of Industry, Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria and NEPAD Business Group – West Africa.
Coordination of the mobilization of the private sector in West Africa for the 1st ECOWAS – CHINA Economic & Trade Forum, Beijing, China, September 23 – 26, 2008.
Coordination of the meeting of the Nigerian private sector with a high level delegation from the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) on March 23 – 26, 2009.
Public Private Partnership Forum, Abuja, November 24 - 25 2009
NEPAD Business Group Nigeria (NBGN) Capacity Building Retreat for Members, Lagos, Tuesday 03 May, 2011.
NEPAD Business Group Nigeria (NBGN) 2nd Annual General Meeting (AGM Report & Accounts, 2011) and Conference, Lagos, Thursday 18 October, 2012.
NEPAD Business Group Nigeria (NBGN) Business Lunch on the Growth and Challenges of the Manufacturing Sector, Lagos, Tuesday 09 July, 2013.
The 1st NBGN Cassava Investment Forum (NCIF), Abuja, on Thursday 07 November, 2013
The 2nd Nigeria Rice Investment Forum (NRIF 2014), Abuja 17 - 18 November, 2014.
NBGN Graduates' Employability Improvement & Development Initiative (GEIDI): Enhancing the Capacity of Young Graduates for National; Development, September, 2014 to March, 2015.
Insurance Industry: Tool for Wealth and Sustainable Economic Growth, Lagos, Thursday 18 June, 2014.
NBGN 3rd Annual General Meeting (AGM), Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos, Tuesday 08 December, 2015.

The 3rd Nigeria Rice Investment Forum (NRIF 2016), Abuja, 6 - 7 December 2016, 2018 Self-Sufficiency in rice production:Opportunities, Challenges and the Road Ahead.