An eleven-day festival is being
muted to promote and market the
development of agriculture and
tourism in the nation’s economic
Organisers said the festival tagged, All African Food, Drinks,
Beverages, Machineries and Allied Products Festival (Afrifood &
Drinks Fest) is an economy rejuvenating.
The coordinator and initiator of the project, Mr. Segun Ola- Oyedeji, told newsmen in Abuja yesterday that the project would widen the scope of investment opportunities in
the new dispensation.
He said an agreement has been reached with the federal
government through the relevant ministries and agencies for the success of the
He said the festival will attract tourists from all walks of life into Nigeria and other neighbouring
“At the festival, new drink and food products will be launched and a
large scale production are made
for the food and drinks products in
the competitive drinks and food
markets world-wide,” he said.
He said would hold between September 24 and October 4.