To fast track the speedy industrialization of Nasarawa State, Governor Abdullahi Alhaji Sule has said the doors of the state are wide open for genuine investors to the state.
A press statement signed and issued to press men by the special assistant to the Governor on media, Ali Abare said Governor Sule made the pronouncement while receiving in audience at the Government House, the Permanent Secretary, Special Duties, Office of the Secretary to the Federation, Engineer Festus Y. N. Daudu recently .
Governor Sule emphasized that his administration will aggressively pursue proactive policies on the economy, security and industrialization in line with the vision of the Federal Government under the leadership of President Muhammadu Buhari.
“Today, the government of President Buhari is working in three important areas of economy, social justice, which is in the area of fighting corruption and security.
” I think within the last one month, we have had series of meetings, negotiations, all in areas of security,” Governor Sule stated.
Governor Sule harped on the essentiality of peaceful coexistence, stressing that his administration will work tirelessly towards ensuring lasting peace across the state in order to attract investors.
The Governor used the moment to disclose the decision of his administration to open up those parts of the state close to the Federal Capital in order to attract people to areas like Karu, Uke and Karshi, through the creation of conducive environment for residential houses.
He however sought for the support and cooperation of residents in the state, especially federal workers residing in Nasarawa State but who work in Abuja, on prompt payment of taxes to help towards the industrialization mantra of his administration.
Earlier in his address, Engineer Daudu, who led other heads of agencies under the supervision of his office on the courtesy call, described the visit as multidimensional, considering the support, encouragement and visibility Governor Abdullahi A Sule requires to pilot the affairs of the state to the next level through his industrialization agenda.
” I’m pleased to note here that your industrialization agenda of the state is in line with His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari’s Economic Recovery and Growth Plan towards moving the country to the Next Level,” Engineer Daudu said.
The Permanent Secretary pledged total and unflinching support to the Governor and his team to deliver the benefit of democracy to the people, while also calling on patriotic citizens of the state as well as residents to support Governor to deliver not only on his campaign promises but also on party manifestos of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to take the nation to the Next Level.
Among the top dignitaries that accompanied the Permanent Secretary are directors, departmental and units heads of the Special Duties Office in the Office of the Secretary to the Federation.
Also as part of the delegation are the Director General, National Lottery Commission, the Honorable Federal Commissioner, National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons.
Others are the Executive Secretary, National Lottery Trust Fund and the Executive Secretary, National Merit Award.