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Disrupting Business As Usual: Let’s Make The Fashion Industry A Force For Good

Disrupting Business As Usual: Let’s Make The Fashion Industry A Force For Good

Editor’s note: Cynthia McKinney Drayton leads global partnerships at Ashoka in support of social entrepreneurs throughout the world. Before coming to Ashoka, Cynthia founded and built a children’s and ladies’ apparel business, through which she had the privilege of working with women in rural villages, helping them transfer their indigenous craft and handwork skills to […]

145 textile firms lost to economic downturn – FG

145 textile firms lost to economic downturn – FG

The Federal Government on Monday said that a total of 145 textile companies had shut down operations between 1980 and now due to harsh economic climate. The Minister of State for Industry, Trade and Investment, Aisha Abubakar, stated this during a meeting with members of the Cotton, Textile and Garment Implementation Committee. She lamented that […]