Eventful Limited, a frontline player in the hospitality industry staged a food exhibition tagged Fiesta of Flavours at Harbour Point, Victoria Island, Lagos, on Friday, December 4, 2015. It was a redefinition of the hospitality industry just as the outfit did in events management. The kaleidoscopic and well attended event was sponsored by Oando Marketing Company, producers of O-Gas.
The host, Mrs. Yewande Zaccheaus is synonymous with first, an admirable and distinctive entrepreneur with the midas touch. Mrs. Bolanle Ambode, wife of Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State, in her opening address at the event said, among other things, “The 3-day event will establish networking and sales opportunities for all business concerns, formal or informal. It will feature several activities including children’s funfair, cooking classes, seminars, food demonstrations and trainings for food service and hospitality professionals among others.”
After declaring the exhibition open, she visited some stands and interacted with participants.
Mr. Deji Akinyanju, proprietor of Chicken Flavour Eateries said that affiliated industries should join forces with the hospitality industry to solidify the foundation. He pointed out that poultry produce in Nigeria is not enough for the hospitality industry that is why it is pertinent we import. Livestock produce is very important to the industry, he added.