For many investors and participants, the forum was just more noise. James Duffrey, dubbed the event “mediocre, ” he also complained of personnel mismanagement.
In the same vein, some participants also agree the forum should be marked a failure, because it didn’t reach the goals it set itself and should have been hosted in Abuja.
Meanwhile, the official Aso Rock Villa ‘YouTube’ page of the Presidency goofed by labeling the event “Nigeria at 60 Closing Ceremony”. The event streamed live on the official YouTube account of the Presidency instead of labeling the event as the “Nigeria International Economic Partnership Forum”, the event was labelled as “Nigeria at 60 Closing Ceremony”.