Ministry of business Trade and Cooperatives

To be the driver economic prosperity of Edo State through appropriate policy and regulatory instruments

About MBTC

Learn more about who we are and what we do..


Industrial Promotion, Business Development and Consumer Protection


Trade Promotion, Digital Marketing, Produce Marketing.


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Register Your Cooperative

The concept of a cooperative society is known worldwide as an association of people with common interests whose aim is to cater for the general good and interest of their members.

Edo State


His Excellency Godwin Obaseki

Governor Edo State

Hon. Comrade Philip Shaibu

Deputy Governor Edo State

Hon. Patrick Uanseru

Commissioner MBTC

Our Projects

Farm to Table

Farm to table is one of our numerous initiatives and it's geared towards connecting farmers to off takers

MESEs Training

Periodically we organize workshops for MSMEs as a way in helping them group their business.

Consumer Protection

We campaign against trading and buying of substandard goods and fake products. call our Whistleblower Help line +2347086009299 to report any suspected case.

Cooperatives Societies

We register Cooperatives and also assists exiting cooperatives in achieveing their set goals and objectives

Made-In-Edo Products

We seamlessly support and give priorites to SMEs and MSMEs that source local materials for production and brand their packeged products.


Meet Our Team!

Efe Iserhienrhien

Permanent Secretary

Festus Okuogbo

Director Business

Anthonia Afogu

Dir. Trade Promotion and Marketing

Alaba Okun

Director Policy Formulation

Osabohien Dora

Osabohien Dora

Head Human Resource

Oyedo Omobude

Director MSME Development

Jegede Blessing

Head of Account

Efeomo Enoma

Director of Cooperatives


Ese Best Idahosa

Head Business Premises

Mrs Evelyn Imode MBTC

Evelyn Nekpen Imode

Head Digital Marketing


Ministry of Business, Trade and Cooperatives

The Ministry of Business, Trade and Cooperatives was created from the defunct Ministry of Commerce and Industry by Edo State Government by an Executive Council extract GC(2017) dated 11th July, 2017.


Block C, Floor 7 Secretariat Building Sapele Road Benin, Edo State .