The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha has commended the Association of Motor Dealers of Nigeria(AMDON), for their contributions to employment, economic diversification, and gross domestic product (GDP) of the nation.
This is as the SGF noted that the AMDON annual turnover of over N400 billion was a very welcome investment in the administration’s drive for economic diversification away from oil, a statement by the Director Information OSGF, Lawrence Ojabo read.
Mustapha who said these while receiving a delegation led by the National President of the Association, Prince Ajibola Adedoyin in his office on Thursday, commended them for the many multiplier effects of their business, which provided the citizens with access to needed motor vehicles.
Addressing the Secretary to the Government of the Federation earlier, National President of the Association, Prince Ajibola Adedoyin asked for Presidential amnesty on customs duties on imported vehicles for their members.
He said the amnesty sought was like concessions already granted to some manufacturers in the country.
He disclosed that the association would reorganise its structure, business outlets and membership to help in reducing crimes and contribute to economic development.