The Standards Organisation of Nigeria has aligned with the Federal Government’s stance on improving the business environment and implementing the requirements of the Presidential Executive Order 003 on the ease of doing business.
The Director-General, Mr Osita Aboloma, made this known at the SON Day at the on-going Abuja International Trade Fair.
Represented by the SON, FCT Coordinator, Mr Gambo Dimka, the Director-General said, SON, a service-oriented Organisation has been supporting manufacturers and producers of goods and services through standardization and quality assurance schemes.
According to him, the agency’s activities were also aimed at the protection of lives and property, promoting access to local and foreign markets for made-in-Nigeria products through improved consumer confidence as well as value addition to business in general.
He stated that the Trade Fair was organized principally to accelerate and promote the growth of the business industry, promote the non-oil sector of the Nigerian economy, direct attention on the Private sector, promote the infusion of technology in production and attract direct foreign investments into the country.