A General Meeting of US Companies doing business in Nigeria in May 2005, unanimously endorsed the need for an American Business Council (ABC) which , operating like a 'think tank', will focus on policy issues and practical implementation steps in support of Nigerian public and private section leadership as well as ongoing reform initiatives in the country. It is designed to bring ABC's Nigerian based resources combined with the US support, to bear on selected issues and reform initiatives that show potential Read more...
The CEO/Executive Secretary of the American Business Council met with the Executive Secretary of the American Chamber of Commerce, Ghana, Simon Madjie in Ghana. The objective of the meeting is to converse and harness resources in strengthening the AmChams in West Africa, engage Governments to improve the business environment and promote the region as the best place for U.S FDI. The meeting held on the 9th of August, 2018.
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The American Business Council held its Annual General Meeting on the 19th of July, 2018 at the American Guest Quarters.
The American Business Council launched its 2018 US Economic Impact Survey on the 18th of July, 2018. ABC partnered with Accenture, KPMG, PwC and the US Embassy, to conduct a survey and assess the overall economic impact of US companies in Nigeria. The survey reflects the contribution of 74 US companies operating in Nigeria and their responses reinforce the role the US plays in the economic health of Nigeria in the areas of job creation, investments in training and development, tax contribution, and corporate social responsibility, among others. The event was kindly sponsored by Dow Chemical.