Newly elected excos of Ikorodu Chamber of commerce and Industry (ICCI), undertook a homage visit to the palace of His Royal Majesty, Oba Kabiru Adewale Shotobi, Ayangburen of Ikorodu Kingdom on the 19th of October 2022.
Aimed at acquainting the paramount ruler with its current leadership faces, the stop took a step further to bring the king’s audience to its official induction ceremony coming up in November 2022.
The chamber, similarly utilised the medium to convey the king of its 2022 ICCI Trade Fair/Exhibition extravaganza, which would stretch from December 4th to 11th at Lagos State University Of Science and Technology formerly known as LASPOTECH.
HRM, Oba Kabiru Shotobi, receiving the delegates with utmost affection, praised the new administration, citing his keen interest in the trajectory of the fresh oversight.
Thanking the leadership for deeming it fit to visit the palace, the king took out time to explain to the chamber some developmental strides the region is forthwith grasping.
After chopping nooks on the growth, Oba Shotobi compelled the chamber to fascinate its prospects with profitable schemes that will promote financial progress across the province.
“With the way things are unfolding, the chamber must be set as a catalyst for business boom, because if the chamber can assist business owners to flourish, it will drastically reduce job stagnation and foster productivity”.
“Ikorodu is now recognised as the 12th largest City in Nigeria, which means whatever endeavour we’re presenting as a chamber must captivate more development and expansion to this great region of ours” He asserted.
Later, he (the King) acknowledged his intention to attend the 2022 Trade Fair/Exhibition.
The delegates, led by the chamber’s new president, Chief (Engr) R.O Shoderu, include; Prof. Emeritus Kunle Ade Wahab, Chief Oloruntele Oduloye, Prince Seye Adedipe, Alhaji M.A Afolabi, Mr F.A Ewunuga, Alhaji F.B Salami and the director general, Mrs Kehinde Adelaja.