The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Otumba Richard Adeniyi Adebayo CON has disclosed that Federal Government will continue to partner with all relevant Stakeholders in the Industry, Trade and Investment sectors for Infrastructural and economic development in the Country.
The Minister reiterated the commitment of the Federal Government of diversifying the economy and lifting 100 million Nigerians out of poverty in the next 10 years.
Otumba stated this when Officials from Oil and Gas Companies Cooperate Association of Nigeria led by the Secretary-General Zakari Kyari paid a working visit to the Ministry in Abuja.
Adeniyi revealed that there are two areas the Association can partner with the Ministry namely; setting up of Special Economic Zones (SEZs) and Infrastructural development most especially as government is now ready to concession some road projects in the Country.
He commended the Association’s effort to provide affordable Housing to Nigerians as they committed a lot of resources in estate development in Abuja and Lekki in Lagos State.