The Mandate Market in Ilorin has been reopened on Monday following its shutdown over some misunderstanding between a group of traders last Saturday by the Kwara State Government.
The major trading center reopened in principle with some preliminaries to make it more conducive for commercial activities. State government officials and marketers carried out comprehensive cleaning of the premises to make it cleaner and safer.
Full trading activities will resume in the market Tuesday morning.
Top government officials led by the House of Assembly Committee Chairman on Business Hon. Babatunde AbdulKareem Paku and Commissioner for Business, Innovation and Technology Hon. Ibrahim Akaje addressed the stakeholders and traders in the market on the new regulations in place to ensure peace and harmony.