Babtunde Fashola, governor of the Lagos state in Nigeria, will be honored at a trade and investment conference in Atlanta Nov. 11-13. 

Mr. Fashola will receive the governor of the year award at the conference, which is sponsored by the Nigerian Export Promotion Council. It will held at the Crowne Plaza Ravinia, 4355 Ashford Dunwoody Road.

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