5 Reasons To Support Made in Nigeria
The discussion for promoting the hashtag, #MadeInNigeria started on Thursday. As a follow up to the #BuyNaijaToGrowTheNaira, we decided to sample the opinion of our readers. As you read down, you are going to repeatedly come across the five reasons why every Nigerian should #BuyNaijaToGrowTheNaira.
It started thus:
Economists have confirmed that trading within the country goes a long way to boost the economy of such a country. As I was thinking about the trending hashtag, #MadeInNigeria, I began to think that despite the large number of people showing support for the initiative, there are definitely people on the other side who don’t.
Benefits of #MadeInNigeria
1. It stimulates the local economy
2. It helps locals keep their jobs
3. Local businesses give back locally
4. It’s good for the environment
5. It promotes a sense of community
…Of a truth, they have their reasons and I won’t attempt to say anything about that.
However, according to Mother Nature Network, the benefits of supporting local businesses run deeper than merely putting money back into the local economy.