ABUJA (Sundiata Put up) – The Managing Director/Chief Executive of the Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA), Prof. Adesoji Adesugba, has known as for seamless graduation of operation in the Enugu Industrial Park Free Alternate Zone without further prolong.
Adesugba made the observation on Friday, March 5, 2021 in a tribute to Dr Chris Okereke, Managing Director, Lion Industry Park Free Zone Management Company, promoter of the zone, who died on Tuesday March 2.
The NEPZA boss acknowledged the leisurely Okereke used to be in the forefront of making sure the institution of the zone, adding that he (Okereke) had gentle the Industry Park Free Zone Management Company to promote and nurture the zone vigorously.
Adesugba acknowledged the tips of Okereke’s demise came to him and administration of the Authority as a vulgar shock, explaining that the country, free commerce zone household and the investment community had lost a industrial prodigy.
The NEPZA CEO, subsequently, appealed to all passion teams in the zone to make certain seamless graduation of fat operation in the zone, adding that they ought to collected peek Okereke’s demise as a sacrifice to ease off all disputes that had subdued the zone from reaching its potentials.
“Here’s a zone that ought to construct up the country’s energy generation, energy conversion, technologies and manufacturing amongst others. The Authority is enviornment over its say speak. We must fabricate it work.
“The Honourable Minister of Industry, Alternate and Funding, Otumba Adeniyi Adebayo is equally sharp and would desire an expeditious settlement of the total differences in say to disencumber the zone to originate as much as make contributions its quota to the National Horrid Product without further prolong’’, Adesugba acknowledged.
In a single other progress, Adesugba acknowledged it used to be about time the country created a wholesome aggressive ambiance for foreign investors.
The NEPZA boss acknowledged this on Friday whereas taking half in host to a Turkish Industry Delegation led by Mr Onur Akgul, Commercial Counsellor from the Turkish Embassy in Abuja.
Adesugba outlined that he used to be segment of few investment promoters in Nigeria who paved intention for the institution of the Nigerian/Turkish Funding Council years support, adding that the Federal Authorities used to be dedicated to using the Authority to set mountainous industrial and investment imaginable choices.
He expressed pride that the Turkish Authorities used to be contemplating having an outlandish free commerce zone in Nigeria for its investors and corporations.
In step with Adesugba, the Authority is devoted to helping in the facilitation of the proposed zone, adding that the country’s desire to stimulate wealth for its teeming population stays uppermost.
Earlier, Akgul acknowledged the Turkish corporations were making an strive for a Particular Financial Zone (SEZ) in Abuja to home up with initial 50 corporations in totally different specialties starting from building, furniture, plastic, abilities and technical/vocational services amongst others.