The Chief Executive Officer, Nigerian Export Promotion Council, Dr. Ezra Yakusak, has said Nigeria’s non-oil export sector performance in the first six months of 2022 was $2.6bn.
He expressed the Federal Government’s commitment to initiation of various programmes and projects to stimulate the non-oil export sector of the economy with a view to developing it.
‘NEPC would not relent on its oars to ensure that every segment of the society is carried along in a bid to develop non-oil export in the country,” he said.
The Chief Executive Officer, represented by the Assistant Director, NEPC National Export Office, Olu Ikulajolu, spoke in Ado Ekiti during a two-day Export hand-holding programme organised by NEPC for youth entrepreneurs in Ekiti State.
He urged youths to increase their participation in the Federal Government’s economic diversification agenda for sustainable and inclusive economic growth.