Nigeria’s Lagos State took a pioneering stride in the 805-year-old Lord Mayor’s Show, marking a significant gateway for the Coronation Group to bolster bilateral relationships, especially with the United Kingdom. Aigbovbioise Aig-Imoukhuede, the Managing Director of Coronation Asset Management Ltd., highlighted the pivotal role of Lagos State’s participation in propelling Nigeria towards enhanced global collaborations.
“Our presence at The Lord Mayor’s Show positions Nigeria strategically, ensuring sustained growth and visibility on the global stage,” stressed Aig-Imoukhuede. “This collaboration perfectly aligns with our mission to provide transformative solutions to Africa’s challenges, showcasing Nigeria as the continent’s leading financial market.”
Aig-Imoukhuede emphasised, “This sponsorship reaffirms our commitment to positioning Lagos and Nigeria as premier global financial hubs, catalysing sustainable development.”
“Through our partnership with Lagos State and EnterpriseNGR, we aim to project Nigeria’s vibrant cultural heritage and the dynamism of our financial sector to an international audience seeking enticing investment prospects,” he added.
Highlighting the significance of this global platform, Aig-Imoukhuede emphasised its potential to amplify Nigeria’s voice, attract investments, and forge lasting partnerships that foster growth and development.
Coronation Group’s participation in the Lord Mayor’s Show was a monumental occasion, marking Africa’s potential to unlock numerous opportunities on the global stage. This debut showcased Nigeria’s rich heritage and financial prowess, underscoring its potential for extensive global partnerships.
The Lord Mayor’s Show, tracing back to the 13th century, symbolises the pinnacle of the UK’s leadership, inaugurating a new Lord Mayor annually. This year, the parade welcomed Nigeria, represented by Lagos State, for the first time in its storied history.
Coronation Group, a conglomerate offering diverse financial services, remains steadfast in its commitment to fostering economic growth and development in Nigeria and beyond, exemplifying its dedication to propelling the nation forward on the global financial map.