Niger State Government is partnering with Lee Group, a foreign investment group in the development of the agricultural, transport, and mining sectors of the state’s economy.
A statement signed by Mary Noel-Berge, Chief Press Secretary (CPS) to Niger State Governor, Abubakar Sani Bello, said that the foreign investment group has already acquired over 30 hectares of land in Suleja for the purpose of developing a Suleja Industrial Park for vehicles assembling and other businesses.
According to the statement, Bello, who led the State Government officials in a virtual meeting with Mr Lee, and other top management officials of the Lee Group, expressed delight with the level of interest shown by the foreign investment company to invest in the State.
He assured the investors of the government’s readiness to ensure investors succeed in the State, adding that his administration is ready to provide the investors with an enabling environment that will lead to growth and development of the state and the country at large.
The governor expressed his desire to ensure that the Lee Group succeeds and attract more investment partners to the state.
Lee Group is a diversified group of companies with an interest in various sectors.
The group has been involved in several businesses in Nigeria since 1962.
The Commissioners for Investment Dr Mustapha Jibrin, and that of Justice Barrister Danmallam, participated in the virtual meeting alongside several investment experts.